Elena Filipovic is director and curator of Kunsthalle Basel. She previously served as senior curator at WIELS Contemporary Art Centre in Brussels from 2009-2014 and in 2008 co-curated When Things Cast No Shadow, the 5th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art, with Adam Szymczyk. She has curated over fifty solo and group exhibitions with emerging and established artists alike. She has edited a number of anthologies on exhibition histories, including The Artist as Curator: An Anthology (Mousse Publications, 2017), and The Biennial Reader: Anthology on Large-Scale Perennial Exhibitions of Contemporary Art (Hatje Cantz, 2010), co-edited with Marieke van Hal and Solveig Øvstebø. She is author of David Hammons, Bliz-aard Ball Sale (Afterall Books, 2017) and The Apparently Marginal Activities of Marcel Duchamp (MIT Press, 2016).