About

Jurriaan Benschop is a Berlin based writer and curator. His reviews can be read in Artforum International. He published further texts in The Brooklyn Rail, DAMN,  Elephant, H ART magazine, Der Tagesspiegel as well as in diverse exhibition catalogues and artist’s books.

His book Salt in the Wound is a collection of essays on contemporary art in Europe, and was published by Garret Publications in 2019. See for more information and further titles the section BOOKS.

Among the  exhibitions he curated are Content is a Glimpse (2018-19), Re: Imagining Europe (2017) and Geist und Form – Ten painters from Berlin (2013). See for further information the section EXHIBITIONS.

The author has been lecturing at art schools, universities and art institutions in Chicago, Detroit, Amsterdam, Tallinn, Vienna and Helsinki among other places. He conducted writing seminars at Indiana University Bloomington, USA, and the Van Eyck Academy in Maastricht.