Denise Araouzou

Curator, Resident

Denise Araouzou (1992, Vienna) is a curator, researcher and occasionally, she writes. She was part of the curatorial team of Biennale Mediterranea 19: School of Waters (San Marino, 2021). During 2020 she began working for the Veronika Gyòcsi Collection as artistic director. Between 2018-2019 she managed the non-profit exhibition space The Island Club in Lemesos, Cyprus. She was a resident at State of Concept (Athens), East Topics (Budapest), Schwarz Foundation (Samos), among others. In 2017 she founded, directed and organised open form, an open studio platform in Athens. She has participated in public programs and given lectures at: Future Architecture (Ljubljana), Hangar (Barcelona), Nottingham Contemporary, LOOP Fair (Barcelona), Bezalel Academy (Jerusalem), among others. Following an MA studies in History of Art at the University of Glasgow (2011-2015), she is currently pursuing an MA in Education for Sustainable Development at the University of Gothenburg (2021-2023) and a post-masters at the Royal Institute of Art in Stockholm, titled Collective Practices II: Symbiotic Organizations (2021-2022).

BAR Resident Project: This is not a tower, Denise Araouzou