Serpentine Gallery appoints Instituto Inhotim’s Jochen Volz as Head of Programmes

LONDON.- The Serpentine Gallery announced the appointment of Jochen Volz as Head of Programmes. He will take over from Sally Tallant, who recently was appointed Artistic Director of the Liverpool Biennial. Jochen Volz is currently Artistic Director at the Instituto Inhotim, Minas Gerais, Brazil, where he has co-curated a series of large-scale site-specific projects on art and architecture with artists, including Adriana Varejão, Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster, Doris Salcedo, Doug Aitken, Hélio Oiticica, Matthew Barney and Rirkrit Tiravanija, as well as numerous exhibitions from the collection. He is at present organising permanent presentations of the works by Lygia Pape and Tunga, amongst others and will continue to serve on Inhotim’s board of curators. Furthermore, he has contributed to many exhibitions