Biographie

  • Nationalité Australienne

Suzanne Cotter is the director of the Mudam Luxembourg since January 2018.
Born in Australia, Ms Cotter studied art history first at the University of Melbourne, and later at the Ecole du Louvre in Paris and at the Courtauld Institute in London. From 2006 to 2007, she followed a postgraduate training in cultural management which aimed to promote the place of women in the artistic and cultural sectors.

Suzanne Cotter has curated over 150 exhibitions of contemporary art contributing to numerous catalogues and lecturing in museum and institutions around the world. Among the awards and honours received are the 2014 Best Projects Award from the Association of Portuguese Museums and the Alice (Artistic Landmarks in Contemporary Experience) Prize for the 10th Biennale Sharjah. In 2005, Ms Cotter was made Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters in France.

Langues parlées

  • Anglais (Bilingue, ou langue maternelle)
  • Français (Connaissance complète)
  • Portugais
  • Italien

Carrière

Expériences professionnelles

  • Mudam

    • Member of Management
    • Directrice
    • janvier 2018 à aujourd'hui
  • Fundaçao de Serralves - Porto

    • Director, Museu de Arte Contemporânea
    • janvier 2013 à décembre 2017
  • Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation - New-York

    • Curator, Abu Dhabi Project
    • mars 2010 à décembre 2012
  • Sharjah Art Foundation - Émirats Arabes Unis

    • Curator, Sharjah Biennial 10
    • janvier 2010 à mars 2011
  • Modern Art Oxford - Oxford

    • Curator at Large
    • janvier 2009 à août 2009
  • Modern Art Oxford - Oxford

    • Acting Director and Chief Curator
    • septembre 2008 à avril 2008
  • Modern Art Oxford - Oxford

    • Deputy Director and Senior Curator
    • janvier 2008 à décembre 2008
  • Modern Art Oxford - Oxford

    • Senior Curator
    • 2002 - 2007
  • Hayward Gallery, South Bank Centre - Londres

    • Exhibitions Curator
    • 1998 - 2002
  • Whitechapel Art Gallery, Whitechapel High Street - Londres

    • Curator
    • 1998 - 1998
  • Serpentine Gallery, Kensington Gardens - Londres

    • Exhibition Organiser
    • 1997 - 1998
  • Serpentine Gallery, Kensington Gardens - Londres

    • Curatorial assistant
    • 1996 - 1997

Formations et distinctions

City University London

  • Post-graduate diploma, Cultural Leadership
  • 2006 - 2007

Courtauld Institute of Art

  • MA
  • 1994 - 1995

Ecole du Louvre

  • Diplôme du Premier Cycle
  • 1991 - 1994

University of New England, NSW

  • 1988 à aujourd'hui

University of Melbourne Victoria

  • 1986 - 1986

Queensland Institute of Technology

  • Diploma
  • 1979 - 1981

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