MA Curatorial Practice, 2009
Chris Fitzpatrick is the director of Objectif Exhibitions in Antwerp, Belgium, where his ambitious program has been well reviewed in the European press.
In 2012 Fitzpatrick curated "Portable Holes" for the San Francisco Pavilion in the 9th Shanghai Biennale and Sõida tasa üle silla, as part of the ART IST KUKU NU UT festival in Tartu, Estonia, and he participated in the Institutions by Artists conference in Vancouver.
Independent international projects include co-curating the “Present Future” section of Artissima 18, Turin (2011); conducting a 25-person conversation for The Baltic Notebooks of Anthony Blunt, Vilnius (2011); and project managing Mark Dion’s solo show at Oakland Museum of California (2009-10).
Curatorial residencies include FIAC/Fondation d’enterprise Ricard, Paris (2010); Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin (2010); and the Banff Centre, Alberta (2009).
He has spoken at institutions such as Witte de With, Rotterdam (2012); Ptarmijan, Tallinn (2011); the Goethe Institut, New York (2011); Kadist Art Foundation, San Francisco (2011); and Bruce High Quality Foundation University, New York (2010).
Among the publications he's contributed to are Pazmaker, Nero, Mousse, Fillip, Cura, The Baltic Notebooks of Anthony Blunt as well as exhibition catalogs and books.