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Dr Lina Dzuverovic

  • Overview

    Overview

    Biography

    Dr Lina Dzuverovic is Lecturer in Arts Management and Policy at Birkbeck’s Department for Film, Media and Cultural Studies, an independent curator and founding director of Electra, a London-based contemporary arts organisation.

    Formerly Lina taught Fine Art at the University of Reading (2015 - 2018) and was Artistic Director at Calvert 22 Foundation (2011-2014) and Executive Director of Electra (2003 - 2011). Lina has also held curatorial positions at Momentum - Nordic Biennial of Contemporary Art, Norway (2009), London's Institute of Contemporary Arts (2002 - 03) and the Lux Centre (1996 - 2000). In 2006 Lina was Arts Council England's Decibel Mid-Career Curatorial Fellow.

    Web profiles

    ORCID

    0000-0002-5240-0589
  • Research

    Research

    Research interests

    • Governance and management of small-scale visual arts organisations
    • Intersectional feminist and decolonial politics in arts policy and management
    • Feminist self-organisation
    • Politics and mechanics of collaborative work
    • Conceptual art, interdisciplinary practices and institutional critique
    • Curatorial practice and labour conditions in the contemporary art sector
    • Yugoslav art, Student Cultural Centres and interdisciplinarity 1960s – 1990s
    • Self-management and cultural politics in socialist Yugoslavia
    • The Antifascist Women’s Front in Yugoslavia and its legacies Artistic autonomy, national representation and soft power
    • Critical art geography and issues of neocolonialism
  • Supervision and teaching

    Supervision and teaching

    Supervision

    Current doctoral researchers

    • HAOTONG WANG
    • RUTH SOLOMONS

    Teaching

    BA

    Researching Arts and Media

    Doing FMACS 

    MA

    Understanding Arts Policy and Management (co-teaching, sabbatical cover 2020/21)

    Curating as Critical Practice

    Teaching modules

    • Curating as Critical Practice (30 CATS) (ARMC054S7)
    • Researching Arts and Media (ARMC125S5)
    • Understanding Arts Policy and Management (ARMC251S7)
    • Museum Cultures - Approaches, Issues, Skills (ARVC059S7)
  • Publications

    Publications

    Article

    Book

    • Dzuverovic, Lina and Crowley, D. and Dimitrijevic, B. and Kirn, G. and Pejic, B. and Piskur, B. Dzuverovic, Lina, ed. (2016) Monuments should not be trusted. Nottingham, UK: Nottingham Contemporary. ISBN 9781907421082.

    Book Section

    Conference Item

    Exhibition