More American Photographs

Jens Hoffmann


Culver Center of the Arts


Curator Talk

Saturday, October 12, 2013, 1pm

Free and open to the public


Jens Hoffmann, curator of More American Photographs, will discuss the exhibition and his innovative approach to curating. He will be joined in conversation by Joanna Szupinska-Myers, Curator of Exhibitions at the California Museum of Photography at UCR ARTSblock. The talk will be followed with a reception celebrating the exhibition.

Jens Hoffmann has curated more than 40 exhibitions worldwide and written over 200 texts on art and exhibition-making since the late 1990s. Since 2012 he has been Deputy Director of the Jewish Museum in New York where he oversees exhibitions, collections, and public programs. In 2007-12 he was Director at CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts in San Francisco, where he organized More American Photographs among other exhibitions. He was Director of Exhibitions at the Institute of Contemporary Arts in London in 2002-06.