Berlin Biennale curator Gabi Ngcobo gets organised

Mail & Guardian | Kwanele Sosibo:

The recent appointment of Gabi Ngcobo as the curator of the upcoming 10th Berlin Biennale should come as no surprise to those who have paid attention to her trajectory.

The announcement coincided with her involvement in the 32nd São Paulo Biennial, curated by Jochen Volz, who she says called her up one day with the invitation to collaborate. The biennial got off to an eventful start, opening just days after the impeachment of Brazil’s president Dilma Rousseff and witnessing anti-government protests by the artist collective Opavivará… Read more

Image: “I’m curious as to what I can effect, being someone who is interested in how institutions work,” Ngcobo says