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01.10—15.11.19    Essential Reading #12 Anna Colin Kunstenbibliotheek

Anna Colin is a curator, professor and researcher. She is co-founder and co-chair of the Open School East in Margate (Great Britain), an informal pedagogical and socio-cultural institution for artistic development and knowledge exchange between different local and other artistic communities. Anna has been curator of Lafayette Anticipations since 2014 - the foundation of the company Galeries Lafayette in Paris - and is a PhD student at the School of Geography at the University of Nottingham where she conducts trans-historical and geographical research into so-called alternative pedagogical and sociocultural institutions. Anna Colin was director at Bétonsalon - Centre for Art and Research, Paris (2011-12), curator at Maison populaire, Montreuil (2012) and at Gasworks, London (2007-10).

Essential Reading #12 is on view at Kunstenbibliotheek from Oktober 1st  2019 until 15 November 2019.  Essential Reading is a project initiated by Kunstenbibliotheek and curated by Els Roelandt.

Essential Reading is a project that aims to enlarge, diversify and enrich Kunstenbibliotheek’s book collection. Which books are, today, really indispensable for an art library?  Guests of Essential Reading bring together and present in the library the books they consider most valuable in their life and work.

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