Katerina Gregos Appointed Artistic Director of Art Brussels

Katerina Gregos has been appointed the artistic director of Art Brussels. As an independent curator, Gregos cocurated Manifesta 9 in Genk and the fourth Fotofestival Mannheim Ludwigshafen in Heidelberg. She also contributed curatorial work to the Danish Pavilion of the fifty-fourth Venice Biennale. Gregos was also founding director and curator of the Deste Foundation, Centre for Contemporary Art, Athens (until 2002) and artistic director of Argos–Center for Art and Media in Brussels (until 2007). She assumes her new role after the death of Karen Renders, who directed the fair for fifteen years, and who hoped to bring Gregos in to the position.