A warm welcome to CIMAM to Xue Tan!

9 February 2024

Tan, Xue
Xue Tan

"I would like to join CIMAM to connect with like-minded curatorial colleagues, and to be part of conversations that create impact in today's institution world. Dialogues and collaborations are vital for the work we do at the time we live in. I am strived to exploring collaborations with other institutions from difference context and geographies, and to expand my network for supporting and presenting artists' work and new production. CIMAM would be an important platform for to share vision in art, why artists' work is important and its transformative power to individuals and communities."

Xue Tan, Senior Curator, Tai Kwun Contemporary, Hong Kong, China.

About Xue Tan

Xue Tan is a curator, writer and producer. She is the founding Senior Curator of Tai Kwun Contemporary in Hong Kong. In the past nine years, she led the exhibition programme and worked closely with artists on over one hundred commission works. Xue has curated solo presentations of internationally celebrated artists in Asia, including Tino Sehgal, Francis Alÿs, Maria Hassabi and Cao Fei. She has led curatorial collaboration across continents, including with The Museum für Moderne Kunst in Frankfurt and the Center for Curatorial Studies of Bard College in New York.


CIMAM – International Committee for Museums and Collections of Modern Art – is an Affiliated Organization of ICOM.* Founded in 1962, CIMAM’s vision is a world where the contribution of museums, collections, and archives of modern and contemporary art to the cultural, social, and economic well-being of society is recognized and respected.

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Thank you, Xue Tan, for becoming a member of CIMAM!