Curator Ineke Dane will utilise her time as Artist in Residence to research and develop ideas around the upcoming exhibition KNOW YOUR NEIGHBOUR, an exhibition on arrival.

Ineke Dane is an Australian curator, artist and researcher who applies an interdisciplinary approach to her practice. 

She has travelled extensively, working and researching across the fields of law, journalism and art.

In 2014 Dane co-curated ENDURING PARALLELS, an exhibition of performance art with artist Lottie Consalvo at The Lock-Up. In 2016 she curated an exhibition of local and international artists for Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery. 

As part of her January 2017 residency at The Lock-Up, Dane is working on the project KNOW YOUR NEIGHBOUR, an exhibition on arrival. She was recently awarded a 2017 Curator Residency Grant by Museums & Galleries NSW to support this project.

Dane has lived in Kenya, Tanzania, England, Canada, Italy and Germany. In Berlin she worked with international think tank The Wuppertal Institute for Environment and Energy, and as arts editor for ExBerliner Magazine.Dane studied her Bachelor of Laws LLB at Monash University, Melbourne and Prato campuses. 

Currently she lives in Sydney and works with Kaldor Public Art Projects in addition to freelance projects.

IMAGE: Ineke Dane. Photograph by Virginia Venn.