Justine Ludwig (Dallas)
Justine Ludwig is the Director of Exhibitions/ Senior Curator at Dallas Contemporary. Her professional experience consists of the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, the Rose Art Museum, the Colby College Museum of Art, the Danforth Museum of Art, the Bernard Toale Gallery, and the MIT List Visual Arts Center. Her recently curated exhibitions include Illuminated Geographies: Pakistani Miniaturist Practice in the Wake of the Global Turn, Patti Smith: The Coral Sea, The Living Room, and Joey Versoza: Is This It. In 2008 Ludwig spent three months in Mumbai, India immersed in the local contemporary arts community which resulted in the exhibition Shilpa Gupta: A Bit Closer.
She has written for the Indian art magazine Art Etc, the Swiss magazine Art Collector, and contributes to The Whitehot Magazine of Contemporary Art. She has been a reader for the prestigious Creative Capital grant, a correspondent for the Pinchuk Future Generation Art Prize, and will be a juror for ArtPrize7 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Her research interests include memory, architecture, cross-cultural translation, and the aesthetics of globalization.
Ludwig has an MA in Global Arts from Goldsmiths University of London and a BA in Art with a concentration in Art History from Colby College.