Venice Director Announced

Curator Massimiliano Gioni (right) with artist Maurizio Cattelan

New Museum Associate Director and Fondazione Nicola Trussardi Artistic Director Massimiliano Gioni has been announced as the Director of next year’s Venice Biennale.  Gioni is a former Director of the Gwangju Biennale and in 2006 curated ‘Of Mice and Men’, the fourth Berlin Biennale.  His recent shows include ‘Carsten Höller: Experience’ and ‘Ostalgia’, both at the New Museum.

At just 38 years old he is the youngest person to be appointed to the position in over 110 years.

Venice Director Announced

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