Talk : 29 May 2019 17:00 – 18:30

Meet Devika Singh

Please join us for a talk with OCA ISP Devika Singh,
Curator, International Art at Tate Modern, London, UK.

This event is part of OCA's mezzanine program.

Wednesday, 29 May
17:00–18:30


Free and open to the public, but space is limited.

Please RSVP to info@oca.no

Office for Contemporary Art Norway
Nedre gate 7
0551 Oslo

Devika Singh's work focuses on modern and contemporary art and
architecture in South Asia and the global history of modernism. She was
recently appointed Curator, International Art at Tate Modern. She was
previously Smuts Research Fellow at the Centre of South Asian Studies of
the University of Cambridge and a fellow at the Centre allemand
d’histoire de l’art in Paris. She holds a PhD from the University of
Cambridge and was a visiting fellow at the French Academy at Rome, the
Freie Universität and the Kluge Center of the Library of Congress. Her
research received the support of the British Academy, AHRC, DAAD,
Trinity College and Paul Mellon Centre, among others. She writes
frequently for journals and exhibition catalogues and is finishing a
monograph on art in post-independence India for Reaktion Books. Recent
exhibitions she curated include ‘Gedney in India’ (CSMVS, Mumbai, 2017;
Duke University, 2018) and ‘Planetary Planning’ (Dhaka Art Summit, 2018)
which will be the subject of her talk.