Diana Baldon has been named the director of Malmö Konsthall. An Italian art historian, critic, and curator, Baldon has lead Index – The Swedish Contemporary Art Foundation in Stockholm since 2011. Before that she worked at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna as curator in residence. She has prepared exhibitions for institutions and biennials including the Generali Foundation, 2012; the second Athens Biennale, and the second Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art. “Malmö Konsthall is renowned both locally and internationally and Diana Baldon will continue to strengthen its profile further,” said Elisabeth Lundgren, director of the department of culture in Malmö.