David Stuart ELLIOTT

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1949-04-29
Education Loughborough GS, Univ of Durham (BA), Courtauld Inst of Art London (MA)
Books & Publications Alexander Rodchenko (ed 1979), José Clemente Orozco (1981), Tradition and Renewal - Art in the GDR (1984), New Worlds - Art and Society in Russia (1986), Eisenstein at Ninety (ed 1988), 100 Years of Russian Art (1989), Alexander Rodchenko - Works on Paper 1914-1920 (1991), Photography in Russia 1840-1940 (1992), Art in Argentina 1920-1994 (ed 1994), After the Wall: art and culture in Post-Communist Europe (ed with B Pejić, 1999), Organising Freedom: Nordic Art in the Nineties (2000), Happiness: A Survival Guide for Art and Life (2003), Hiroshi Sugimoto (2005), Tokyo-Berlin/Berlin-Tokyo (2006), Bill Viola: Hatsu-yume (First Dream) (2006), Anonymous: Contemporary Art in Tibet (2013); also author of numerous reviews, catalogues and articles
Recreations collecting art books
Clubs Blacks
Style David Elliott
Career regnl art offr Arts Cncl 1973-76, dir MOMA Oxford 1976-96, dir Moderna Museet Stockholm 1996-2001, dir Mori Art Museum Tokyo 2001-06, dir Istanbul Modern 2007; artistic dir: 17th Biennale of Sydney The Beauty of Distance: Songs of Survival in a Precarious Age 2008-10, artistic dir 1st Kiev Int Biennale The Best of Times, The Worst of Times: Rebirth and Apocalypse in Contemporary Art 2010-12, IV Int Moscow Biennale of Young Art: A Time For Dreams 2013-14; museum winner Sotheby's prize for excellence in the visual arts, Museum of the Year award 1983, winner Nat Art Collections Fund Collect award 1988; advsr VAAC Br Cncl 1979-96, Centre for Int Contemporary Arts NY 1986-92; memb: Cncl Great Britain-Russia Soc, London Cncl Central Sch of Speech and Drama 1994-96, Art Panel of Arts Cncl of GB 1992-95; visitor Ashmolean Museum 1994-2001, memb Asia Advsy Bd Guggenheim Museum NY 2008-; exec and pres CIMAM (ICOM) 1998-2004; pres Int Jury Dakar Biennale des Arts Africains et Contemporains Senegal 2000, chm Bd Triangle Network 2010-, chm Bd MOMENTUM Worldwide Berlin 2012-; Rudolf Arnheim Prof in art history Humboldt Univ Berlin 2008, visiting prof Chinese Univ of Hong Kong 2008-; Hon Dr Arts Oxford Brookes Univ 1998; Orden de Mayo Argentina 2000
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