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Wednesday, 12 January 2011

ICA Appoints Gregor Muir New Executive Director

The ICA has named the successor to Ekow Eshun by appointing Gregor Muir, as its new head. He is currently the director of Hauser & Wirth's, a London gallery, In addition to closing the gap between the commercial and curatorial jobs, Muir will inherit an institution in deep crisis. The former broadcaster and journalist, Ekow Eshun,who had held the post as ICA  Executive Director since 2005, resigned in August, as did the chair of the board Alan Yentob. Muir has prior experience at the ICA, having co-curated the 1997 show "Assuming Positions”.He has also served as a curator at Tate Modern. Read More....

1 comment:

  1. So we can look forward eagerly to another state funded outlet for conceptual art and the same old boring crap!