Sarat Maharaj

  • Curator
  • Theorist

Sarat Maharaj was born in South Africa and educated in one of the segregated universities during the Apartheid era. He is a research professor at Goldsmiths’ College in London and is currently professor of Visual Art and Knowledge Systems in Lund, Sweden. He was the first Rudolf Arnheim Professor at Humboldt University, Berlin, and Research Fellow at Jan Van Eyck Akademie, Maastricht. Most recently chief curator of the Goteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art, 2011, he has also co-curated the 29th Sao Paolo Biennial, 2010, and curated the 3rd Guangzhou Biennial, 2008.