Sophie Goltz

Nanyang Technological University

BIOGRAPHY

Sophie Goltz is Assistant Professor at the School of Art, Design and Media at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. She also serves as a Deputy Director for Research and Academic Programmes at the Centre for Contemporary Art Singapore (NTU CCA). Her main research interest focuses on art and public spheres, critical spatial practices, and urban cultures.  In 2017 together with an interdisciplinary group Goltz has submitted an expert assessment for a new research institute of urban art for the city of Hamburg. In 2018 her book Passages. Art in Public Space Hamburg since 1981 will be published with Spector Books. It also reflects on her tenure as Artistic Director of Stadtkuratorin Hamburg from 2013 to 2016.