about the curator
New Works: 07.3
Director of the Centre for Contemporary Art
In addition to serving as a tutor for the Royal College of Art’s graduate program in Contemporary Curatorial Studies since 2001, Farquharson is an active Independent Curator and Critic. In 2005 he co-organized the British Art Show 6, a seminal survey of contemporary British art occurring every five years, which debuted at Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, and will continue to travel around England through 2006. In 2005 he also served as co-curator for Le Voyage Interieur at Espace EDF Electra, Paris, France, and featuring over twenty Paris- and London-based artists. Farquharson is a frequent contributor to Art Monthly and Frieze.