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Activism in the art world: meet the next generation of radical curators

Curation offers an opportunity to confront the lack of diversity in the arts by addressing issues of gender, race and sexuality.

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DRAF Appoints Fatos Ustek as Director

DRAF welcomes Fatoş Üstek as Director to lead new UK-wide contemporary art programme

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Panel Discussion: Ewa Axelrad

On the occasion of Ewa Axelrad’s solo exhibition

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Profile & Contact

Fatos Üstek, (1980, Ankara, Turkey)

Independent curator and writer, based in London.

Fatoş Üstek is the director and chief curator of  DRAF since 2018. She is curator of miart Talks 2018, Milano; Art Night 2017, East London; and fig-2, 50 projects in 50 weeks, 2015, ICA Studio, London. Üstek is external member of acquisitions committee for Arts Council Collection (2018-2020), chief-juror for the Celeste Prize 2017, jury for the sculpture section at the 2017 Arte Laguna Art Prize, Venice. She is founding member of Association of Women in the Arts (AWITA); Art Nights Trustee, member of Block Universe Advisory Board, member of AICA UK, and ICI Alumni.  She curates, lectures and publishes internationally. 
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