Jeff Khan

Curator

JJEFF KHAN is a curator and writer working across performance, dance and the visual arts, with a particular interest in interdisciplinary projects and site-specific and socially-engaged practices. From 2006-2010 Jeff was Artistic Director of Next Wave, overseeing the development and delivery of the 2008 Next Wave Festival: CLOSER TOGETHER and the 2010 Next Wave Festival: NO RISK TOO GREAT, as well as Next Wave’s acclaimed Kickstart development program and numerous special projects. Previously, Jeff has held roles at Gertrude Contemporary Art Spaces, Melbourne, Perth Institute of Contemporary Art John Curtin Gallery, and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York. As a writer, Jeff has contributed texts to numerous publications, exhibition catalogues, magazines and artists’ projects. He is currently a member of the Dance Board of the Australia Council for the Arts, and is Associate Director of Performance Space, Sydney.