German-born Julia Draganovic is an independent curator and art critic now living and working in Italy as a member of LaRete Art Projects. Her particular interest is in new artistic strategies and art in public spaces. From June 2009 through June 2010 she was guest curator of No Longer Empty, New York.
From January 2007 through February 2009 she was the Artistic Director of PAN | Palazzo delle Arti Napoli. She was the project leader for PAN’s partnership in the Art Radio WPS1 Live project by organized for the Venice Biennial in 2007. From 2005 through 2006 she signed as Artistic Director of the Chelsea Art Museum, New York.
Draganovic has curated shows in Germany, Italy, Spain, Taiwan and the United States and has lectured in Europe and the United States. Her essays where published in innumerous catalogues and art books as well as in the Kunstzeitung, Arte, Arte e Critica and Flash Art.
Venice 2013: Joana Vasconcelos, host
Venice 2013: Jesper Just & Tony Podesta, host
Venice 2013: Bartolomeo Pietromarchi, Sislej Xhafa, Joanna Warsza, host
Venice 2011: Yoan Capote, Cuban Pavilion , host
Venice 2011: Mike Stubbs, FACT, host
Venice 2011: Jovana Skokic and Milica Zec, Montenegran Pavilion, host
Venice 2011: Helidon Gjergji, host
Venice 2011: Giuseppe Stampone, Bye Bye Ai Weiwei, host
Venice 2011: Bjorn Melhus, Latin American Pavilion, host
Venice 2011: Alexandre Arrechea, Cuban Pavilion, host
Maria Jose Arjona. Tell Me a Story Because I Can't Sleep, host