Tirdad Zolghadr

Tirdad Zolghadr is an independent curator and writer. Published writing includes fiction, art criticism and curatorial research, e.g. REALTY: Beyond the Traditional Blueprints of Art & Gentrification (Hatje Cantz 2022). Curating includes biennial settings as well as long-term collective initiatives. Zolghadr is an advisor at the Rijksakademie Amsterdam and was until recently Guest Professor at the postgraduate program of the University of the Arts Berlin (UdK). In light of his experience at the UdK he has initiated the ongoing lecture series Why Germany.


2016-2017 Lead tutor Pblishing Class:"I left My PDF In Arnhem" 

2015-2016 Lead tutor Roaming Academy Class ~ 'Location, Location, Location"

2014-2015 Guest tutor Cinétracts by Other Means: Notes from Tehran