Dr Maxa Zoller is the new Artistic Director of the International Women’s Film Festival Dortmund | Cologne. She also works as a film curator for Art Basel and taught experimental film history and theory at divers universities including the American University in Cairo, Goldsmiths College and Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London. In 2014 she co-curated a major solo exhibition of Anthony McCall at EYE Filmmuseum in Amsterdam. Further, Zoller has presented various experimental film screenings in London and beyond; for instance Tate Modern, South London Gallery, no.w.here, the Munich Filmmuseum and the Centre of Contemporary Art in Geneva. In her writings for MIT, IB Tauris, JRP-Ringier and Hatje Verlag she covered topics ranging from post-socialist identity discourse and feminism to her academic expertise; the history of Western avant-garde and experimental film, its contexts of exhibition and its historiography.
Last update 1st October 2018