Sabine Breitwieser is an international curator and museum director and became the Director of the Museum der Moderne Salzburg in September 2013. She previously served as Chief Curator of Media and Performance Art at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, and as Founding Director and Chief Curator of the Generali Foundation in Vienna. For many years she was a board member and served as the Secretary and Treasurer of CIMAM, the International Committee of ICOM for Museums and Collections of Modern Art. In 2012 Sabine Breitwieser was a recipient of the Yoko Ono Lennon Courage Award. Breitwieser has curated retrospective and solo exhibitions with artists including Dan Graham, Hans Haacke, Theresa Hak Kyung Cha, VALIE EXPORT, Harun Farocki, Simone Forti, Andrea Fraser, Isa Genzken, Isaac Julien, Mary Kelly, Christian Marclay, Edward Krasiński, Gordon Matta-Clark, Gustav Metzger, Adrian Piper, Martha Rosler, Carolee Schneemann, and Allan Sekula.
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