Jürgen Bock

Jürgen Bock works as a curator, writer and producer. He directs the Maumaus Independent Study Program and attached exhibition space Lumiar Cité in Lisbon. His exhibitions include the CCB Project Room (Centro Cultural de Belém, Lisbon, with a.o. Eleanor Antin, Nathan Coley, Harun Farocki, and Renée Green in 2000/2001), Andreas Siekmann (India Triennale, New Delhi, 2005), Ângela Ferreira, Maison Tropicale (Portuguese pavilion, Venice Biennale, 2007), Heimo Zobernig (Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid, 2012), and Allan Sekula, The Dockers’ Museum (La Criée, Rennes, 2012 / Johann Jacobs Museum, Zurich, 2014). At Lumiar Cité he has curated and programmed more then 40 solo exhibitions of artists, film makers and theorists such as Maria Thereza Alves, Gerry Bibby, Manthia Diawara, Harun Farocki, Peter Friedl, David Hammons, Florian Hecker, Judith Hopf, Aglaia Konrad, Sarat Maharaj, Lone Haugaard Madsen, Christodoulos Panayiotou, Pola Sieverding and Simon Thompson. Jürgen Bock has been responsible for the organization and coordination of numerous international conferences and has produced several documentary films such as ‘Negritude – A Dialogue between Soyinka and Senghor’ (2015) and ‘An Opera of the World’ (2017), both by Manthia Diawara. Currently he is a PhD student at the Malmö Art Academy / Lund University.

Lecturer in

2020, 2019