Myriam Ben Salah, Curator, Abraaj Group Art Prize 2018
Myriam Ben Salah is a curator and writer based in Paris, where she has been coordinating special projects and public programmes at the Palais de Tokyo since 2009, focusing particularly on performance art, video and publishing initiatives. She is the Editor-in-Chief of KALEIDOSCOPE Magazine’s international edition and co-edits F.A.Q., a periodical image-only magazine with artist Maurizio Cattelan, as well as Feb (Mag), the publication of the Underground Museum in Los Angeles.
Her writings have appeared in numerous international art publications. Her latest curatorial projects include We Dance, We Smoke, We Kiss, Fahrenheit, Los Angeles, 2016, Cool Memories, Occidental Temporary, Paris, 2016, Like the Desert Miss the Real, Galerie Steinek as part of Curated-by, Vienna, 2015, Dirty Linen, DESTE Foundation at the Benaki Museum, Athens, 2015, Shit and Die, Palazzo Cavour as part of Artissima collateral program, Turin, 2014.