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Moritz Neumüller

Independent Curator, Educator and Founder of The Curator Ship, Barcelona

Moritz Neumüller (Linz, Austria, 1972) is a curator, educator and writer in the field of Photography and New Media.

He holds a Masters Degree in Art History and a PhD degree in Information Management and has worked for several important art institutions, such as the Museum of Modern Art in New York, La Fábrica in Madrid and PhotoIreland in Dublin.

Moritz Neumüller is currently working as Festival Curator at Photobook Week in Aarhus, and directing a study program called European Master of Contemporary Photography for IED, Istituto Europeo di Design in Madrid. In 2009, Moritz Neumüller founded ArteConTacto, a project aimed at exploring art through all the senses, in order to provide access for all visitors, including the visually impaired. Since 2010, he runs the The Curator Ship, a platform that provides useful information for visual artists.

As a curator, Moritz is interested in contemporary work made by photographers and media artists from around the world, especially documentary, social and conceptual work.

Recent projects include the exhibition Photobook Phenomenon at CCCB Barcelona and The Routledge Companion to Photography and Visual Culture, published by Taylor & Francis New York.

Moritz Neumüller