Lewis Biggs

FOLKESTONE TRIENNIAL CURATOR. PROFESSOR LEWIS BIGGS.

(2012 – to date)

Lewis curated the 2014 Triennial and is curator for the 2017 edition. He has led on the development of the artistic strategy which has put the Folkestone Triennial on the international arts map.

Lewis is currently Distinguished Professor of Public Art at the University of Shanghai, and a Trustee of the Liverpool John Moores Exhibition Trust, the International Award for Art Criticism and the Institute for Public Art, of which he is the Chair. He was the curator for the 2013 Aichi Triennale (Nagoya, Japan), and is the prospective Artistic Director of the public art programme for Kaunas European Capital of Culture 2022.

2000 – July 2011: Artistic Director of Liverpool Biennial

1990-2000: Director of Tate Liverpool