Lecturer in: 2020
Thomas Delamarre is a Senior Curator at the Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain in Paris where, in 2019, he curated the exhibition Metamorphosis, Art in Europe Now (2019). He is currently preparing a solo exhibition dedicated to the Australian Aboriginal painter Mirdidingkingathi Juwarnda Sally Gabori, to be held at Fondation Cartier in 2021. In the recent years, he also curated or co-curated The great Animal Orchestra (2016), Diller Scofidio + Renfro - Musings on a glass box (2014) and Guillermo Kuitca - The Inhabitants (2014). He is also the curator in charge of The Infinite Conversation, a series of interview marathons conducted by Hans-Ulrich Obrist at Fondation Cartier.
He has been a jury member for the Pavillon Neuflize OBC at the Palais de Tokyo in Paris (2010) as well as for the Biennale Jeune Création Européenne in Montrouge, France (2019). He has also been a visiting lecturer at Harabel in Tirana, Albania (2018) and at the Haute École des Arts du Rhin in Strasbourg, France (2020).
In 2012 and 2013, he was the Program Officer for Visual Arts, Architecture and Design at the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the United States (New York).
Formerly, he curated and coordinated several performing arts projects, such as Danse élargie Contest with choreographer Boris Charmatz at the Théâtre de la Ville in Paris (2010 and 2012), as well as Patti Smith’s series of concerts and performances in conjunction with her exhibition Patti Smith, Land 250 (2008) at Fondation Cartier.