Hendrik Folkerts

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Hendrik Folkerts

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Contributor Item Type Metadata

First Name

Hendrik

Surname or Business Name

Folkerts

Years Affiliated

2015

Affiliation

Moderna Museet, Sweden

Birth Date

1984

Birthplace

Netherlands

Occupation

Curator

Biographical Text

Hendrik Folkerts (b. 1984, Netherlands) is one of the curators of documenta 14. He studied Art History at the University of Amsterdam, specializing in contemporary art and theory, feminist practices and contemporary curatorial practices. From 2010 until 2015, he was Curator of Performance, Film & Discursive Programmes at the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam. Folkerts curated the Public Programme of The Temporary Stedelijk at the Stedelijk Museum, a special interim program that was presented from August 2010 until October 2011, as well as Temporary Stedelijk 3: Stedelijk @ (TS3) from October 2011 until September 2012. Prior to his position at the Stedelijk Museum, Folkerts was co-ordinator of the Curatorial Programme at De Appel arts centre in Amsterdam from 2009 until 2011. He frequently publishes in journals and on platforms such as Artforum, The Exhibitionist, Metropolis M and for the Stedelijk Museum (Bureau) Amsterdam. Folkerts is (co)editor of Shadowfiles: Curatorial Education (Amsterdam: de Appel arts centre, 2013, ed. with Ann Demeester) and Facing Forward: Art & Theory from a Future Perspective (Amsterdam: AUP, 2015, ed. with Christoph Lindner and Margriet Schavemaker).
Hendrik Folkerts is currently the curator of international contemporary art at the Moderna Museet in Stockholm, Sweden. 

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“Hendrik Folkerts,” NTU CCA Singapore Digital Archive, accessed September 26, 2022, https://ntuccasingapore.omeka.net/items/show/1049.