Storm Janse van Rensburg (SA)

Storm Janse van Rensburg is an independent contemporary art cura- tor based in Berlin. Before relocating from South Africa to Germany in 2012 he was senior curator at Goodman Gallery Cape Town (2007 – 2011) and curator of the KwaZulu Natal Society of Arts (KZNSA), Durban (2000 – 2006). He was a founding member of the Visual Arts Network of South Africa (VANSA). He has curated a number of group and solo exhibitions, most recently The Beautyful Ones at Nolan Judin, Berlin (2103), the traveling exhibition Oblique by Abrie Fourie (2012 - 2014) at Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Johannesburg Art Gallery, and Savannah College of Art and Design, USA; GhostBusters II with Nadine Siegert at SAVVY Contemporary (2013) and A temporary admission by Bridget Baker, National Arts Festival, South Africa (2014). He is co-curator for the Roundtables of Giving Contours to Shadows, a project by Neuer Berliner Kunstverein and SAVVY Contemporary (2014) and is a fellow at the Bayreuth Academy for Advanced African Studies (2013 - 2015). He has edited a number of exhibition catalogues and has written for African Arts Journal, Art South Africa and Canvas magazines amongst others.

Storm presented his practice at the Curatorial Marathon They Shoot Horses Don't They? in Summer 2014.