Professor Sarat Maharaj is chief curator of Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art 2011 with the theme Pandemonium: Art in a Time of ‘Creativity Fever’.
Sarat Maharaj works in a curatorial team consisting of Dorothee Albrecht, Stina Edblom and Gertrud Sandqvist. The overall theme Pandemonium: Art in a Time of ‘Creativity Fever’ constitutes the starting-point for the curatorial process taking off in December 2010. During the spring of 2011, Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art will arrange open seminars and workshops leading up to the opening on September 10, 2011.
Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art is held September 10 – November 13, 2011.
While Röda Sten is the main exhibition venue, the 2011 biennial will also take place at Göteborgs Konsthall and Göteborgs Konstmuseum. The planning of other exhibition venues and the upcoming program will continue in 2011
Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art is arranged by Röda Sten with main support from Göteborgs Kulturnämnd, Västra Götalandsregionen, Kulturrådet, Kulturkontakt Nord and support from Regeringskansliet, Stiftelsen Längmanska kulturfonden, The Office for Contemporary Art Norway, Göteborg & Co, Goethe-Institutet Schweden in cooperation with Göteborgs Konsthall, Göteborg Museum of Art, Göteborg City Museum, City Library of Göteborg, Galleri Box, Bio Capitol, Göteborg & Co, Avalon Hotel, Göteborgs Kulturförvaltning and Kultur i Väst.