Daniel Birnbaum is Director of the Moderna Museet in Stockholm. Formerly Curator of Portikus and Rektor at the Staedelschule in Frankfurt, he has also organized numerous international exhibitions, including the 52nd Venice Biennale (2009) and the 1st Moscow Biennial (2004).
Cornelia Butler is Curator of Drawings at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. From 1996 to 2005 she was Curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, where her exhibitions included 'Robert Smithson' (2004), and the major touring exhibition 'Wack!: Art and the Feminist Revolution (2007).
Suzanne Cotter is Curator of Exhibitions at the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi. From 2002 to 2010 she was Senior Curator of Modern Art Oxford, where her exhibitions included 'Out of Beirut' (2006) and 'Pawel Althamer: Common Task' (2009). In 2011 she co-curated the 10th Sharjah Biennial.
Bice Curiger has been Curator at the Kunsthaus Zurich since 1993, and is Artistic Director of the 53rd Venice Biennale (2011). She is also Editor-in-Chief of Parkett, which she co-founded in 1984, and Publishing Director of Tate etc. magazine.
Okwui Enwezor is Director of the Haus der Kunst in Munich and Adjuct Curator at the International Center of Photography in New York. His exhibitions as an independent curator include 'The Short Century: Independence and Liberation Movements in Africa, 1945?1994' (2001-02), and he served as the Artistic Director of the 7th Gwangju Biennial (2008), Documenta 11 (2002) and the 2nd Johannesburg Biennial (1999).
Massimiliano Gioni is Associate Director and Director of Exhibitions at the New Museum, New York, and Artistic Director at Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Milan. In 2010 he curated the 8th Gwangju Biennial. As a member of the Wrong Gallery he co-curated the 4th Berlin Biennial (2006) and numerous artist projects in New York.
Bob Nickas is an independent curator based in New York. He has organized more than eighty exhibitions since 1984 and served on the teams responsible for Aperto at the Venice Biennale in 1993 and the 2003 Biennale de Lyon. From 2003-06 he was Curatorial Advisor at PS1 Contemporary Art Center in New York.
Hans Ulrich Obrist is Co-Director of Exhibitions and Programmes and Director of International Projects at the Serpentine Gallery, London. He has been co-curator of such international biennials as Manifesta 1 (Rotterdam, 1996), the 50th Venice Biennale (2003) and the 2nd Guangzhou Biennial (2005).