eva International, Ireland’s biennial of contemporary art, is pleased to announce that Bassam El Baroni has been appointed as Curator of the 36th edition of eva International in 2014.
Bassam El Baroni is a curator and art critic based in Alexandria, Egypt. In 2005 he co-founded the non-profit art space Alexandria Contemporary Arts Forum (ACAF), and was its Director until December 2012. In 2010, he was co-curator of Manifesta 8, Murcia, Spain, and is currently a PhD researcher in the Curatorial/Knowledge program at Goldsmiths, University of London.
Artists’ projects for eva International are selected through an international open call for proposals and the open call for the 2014 biennial will be launched in May 2013.
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