Javier Hontoria (ES)

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Javier Hontoria (1975) is a writer and independent curator based in Madrid. He is a regular contributor for EL CULTURAL (www.elcultural.es), Spain’s leading art magazine, and ARTFORUM and www.artforum.com. He recently curated the shows Ignacio Uriarte. WORKS, in Sala Rekalde, Bilbao and La Panera, Lleida (2011-2012) and A Dutch landscape in Madrid’s La Casa Encendida (2012). In January 2013, he curated the first comprehensive exhibition of Dutch artist Bas Jan Ader in Italy (Bas Jan Ader, tra due mondi. Museo de Arte Moderno de Bologna, MAMbo, Jan-Mar 2013) and the group show Sin motivo aparente at Madrid’s Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo. He is currently working on Mark Manders’ first solo institutional exhibition in Spain, to be held at Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela in July 2014.

29.04.2014 / 17:00 / Berlinka – SNG / Public lecture
On Nonsense and Scepticism

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