Invited keynote speakers for the International Conference Penetrable / Traversable / Habitable: Exploring spatial environments by women artists in the 1960s and 1970s, to take place at Centro de Arte Moderna, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, on the 19th and 20th of May:
Catherine de Zegher, Director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Ghent, Belgium
International curator, art historian and art critic, Catherine de Zegher is currently the director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Ghent (Belgium). She was the artistic co-director of the 18th Sydney Biennale, in 2012, and she was also the curator for the Australian Pavilion in the 55th Venice Biennale, in 2013. Catherine de Zegher’s most recent book is an anthology of collected essays on contemporary women artists: Women’s Work. Is Never Done.