Victoria Lynn is Director of TarraWarra Museum of Art and the author of three books and over 70 articles and catalogues.
From 2004 - 2012 Victoria was an independent curator. She was the visual arts curator for the Adelaide Festival in 2010 and 2012, where she established and curated the Adelaide International: Apart, we are together (2010) and Adelaide International: Restless (2012). Apart, we are together was a finalist in the ALICE Awards in the category of 'Biennial', where it also won the 'people's choice' award. In 2010 Victoria curated The Trickster, Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Korea, 2010. In 2009 she was curator of Double Take, the Anne Landa Award for Video and New Media Arts, Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney. In 2007 she curated turbulence, 3rd Auckland Triennial; Julie Rrap: Body Double, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney and Regarding Fear and Hope at Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne.
Previous roles have included Director, Creative Development, Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Melbourne and Curator, Contemporary Art, Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney.
Since joining as Director, TarraWarra Museum of Art in April 2012, Victoria has curated the TarraWarra Biennial 2012:Sonic Spheres, TarraWarra International: Animate/Inanimate, 2013 along with several exhibitions of contemporary Australian artists.
On November 26th, there will be a book launch at M Pavilion for the co-edited volumes: Hou Hanru (co-edited with Natalie King) and Art in the Global Present (co-edited with Nikos Papastergiadis).
Photo credit: Jacqueline Mittelmann