As Director of Exhibitions and Collection at MONA since its opening in 2006, Olivier Varenne has been responsible for the acquisition of the museum’s contemporary art collection and its exhibitions programmation for which he oversaw over 35 shows for the museum. Alongside his work at MONA, he has brought many art projects to life by collaborating up with galleries, foundations, biennales or public spaces to showcase them. Past projects include the On and On exhibition on ephemeral art at La Casa Encendida in Madrid in 2010, the Moscow Biennale in 2009 and the Socle du Monde Biennale at the Herning Museum of Contemporary Art (HEART) in Herning, Denmark in 2017. 

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