Senior curator International Art (Film) Tate Modern
Andrea Lissoni, PhD, is Senior Curator, International Art (Film) at Tate Modern, London. Milan. Formerly curator at HangarBicocca, Milan, the co-founder of the independent artistic network Xing and co-director of the international festival Netmage in Bologna (Live Arts Week since 2011), he has lectured at Bocconi University, Milan, since 2007 and at the Academy of Fine Arts of Brera, Milan, since 2001. In 2012 he co-founded Vdrome, an online screening programme for artists and filmmakers, which he co-curates since then. Recent curated solo exhibitions: Susan Hiller (2011, Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Como); Céleste Boursier Mougenot (2011), Angela Ricci Lucchi&Yervant Gianikian (2012, retrospective), Wilfredo Prieto (2012), Carsten Nicolai (2012), Tomàs Saraceno (2012), Apichatpong Weerasethakul (2013), Mike Kelley (2013), Ragnar Kjartansson (2013), Micol Assael, Celine Condorelli (2014), Joan Jonas (retrospective, travelling to Malmö Konsthalle, 2014-15) and Philippe Parreno (2015-16) at HangarBicocca in Milan. As Senior Curator, International Art (Film), he is responsible for exhibitions, acquisitions and displays of film and moving image works at Tate Modern. His role includes formulating a programme strategy for film, and for moving images and sound in the museum more generally.