Anna Gritz named director

of Haus am Waldsee



Art historian Anna Gritz will become the new director of Haus am Waldsee. The current curator of KW Institute for Contemporary Art will take over as director in June 2022, succeeding Katja Blomberg. With this decision, the house‘s board of trustees follows the recommendation of the four-member selection committee including Stephanie Rosenthal (Gropius Bau, Berlin), Jarrett Gregory (Callie‘s, Berlin and Fondation Beyeler, Basel), Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung (SAVVY Contemporary, Berlin, from 2023: Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin) and Moritz Wesseler (Museum Fridericianum, Kassel).



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