Curator, writer, and teacher

Vasif Kortun

Vasif Kortun pursues interdisciplinary research in the fields of contemporary visual art, archives, spatial practices and their institutions. With extensive knowledge and experience in establishing mission-driven institutions such as SALT, Kortun advises art organizations on long-term strategies, design and building processes and assembling interdisciplinary teams. Kortun is on the board of directors of the Foundation for Arts Initiatives, and serves as the managing editor for L’Internationale.