Role
Visiting professor
Education
D.E.S.S. de Gestion des Institutions Culturelles (Master in Management of Art Institutions, copyright and administration), Paris IX-Dauphine - Paris, France
Maîtrise de Littérature Comparée (Master: Comparative Literature), Art History: Modern and contemporary art, Universite' Nancy II - Paris, France

Biography

Vincent Honoré is a curator and writer based in London. He was a curator at Palais de Tokyo in Paris (2001-2004) and at Tate Modern in London (2004-2007) where he developed solo exhibitions and projects with Carol Bove, Pierre Huyghe, Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster, Jeff Wall, Louise Bourgeois, Hans Haacke, Catherine Sullivan, and others. He was the founding director and chief curator of DRAF (David Roberts Art Foundation) in London, a non profit space founded by collector David Roberts, and the director of the David Roberts Collection, from 2007 to 2017. Solo exhibitions at DRAF include Oscar Tuazon, Keren Cytter, Neil Beloufa, Nina Beier or Rosemarie Trockel, while Pierre Huyghe, Laure Prouvost, Rodney Graham, Sarah Lucas, John Bock or Goshka Macuga are among the artists who presented live art. In 2011, Honoré co-founded the publishing house Drawing Room Confessions, dedicated to in-depth studies focused on single artist practice. In 2017 he was named Artistic Director of the Baltic Triennial 13 and left DRAF to become Senior Curator at the Hayward Gallery, London.