The Busan Biennale Organizing Committee is pleased to announce the open call for the artistic director of the upcoming edition of the Busan Biennale in 2022.

Busan Biennale, inaugurated as Busan Youth Biennale as a self-initiated art festival by young Korean artists in 1981 and integrated with both the Sea Art Festival first held in 1987 and the Busan Outdoor Sculpture Symposium launched in 1991, has presented an international contemporary art exhibition since 2000. Those who would like to bring the founding philosophies of the Busan Biennale – autonomy, open communication, and public engagement – to life are encouraged to apply for the position of artistic director of the Busan Biennale 2022.

The application deadline is March 21, 2021, 24:00 (GMT+9, KST).

The artistic director will be selected in this April and will play a leading role in comprehensively directing exhibition of the Busan Biennale 2022. He or she will be responsible for presenting exhibition titles, selecting artists and artworks, drawing up a budget, and planning academic programs.

More information about this opportunity can be found here.