Samuel Leuenberger


Independent curator Samuel Leuenberger, has been running the not-forprofit exhibition space SALTS in Birsfelden, Switzerland, since 2009, promoting young Swiss and international artists. He is currently curating Art Basel Parcours.


Holding a Masters of Fine Arts degree from Sotheby’s Institute in London, Samuel Leuenberger’s experience includes time in the gallery world, with Stephen Friedman Gallery, and in the institutional world, at the Kunsthalle Zurich. In 2013 he was the co-curator for Pro Helvetia, the Swiss Arts Council, presenting the program of the ‘Cahiers d’Artistes’. In 2014 Leuenberger was the associate curator of ’14 Rooms’, a major live art exhibition by Fondation Beyeler, Art Basel and Theater Basel. Leuenberger is currently also working as curator for the Department of Culture of BaselStadt, organizing their annual Kunstkredit exhibition, opening in November 2015 at the Kunsthalle Basel, and as curator for the visual arts at the interdisciplinary festival ‘Les Urbaines’ in Lausanne, which will take place in December 2015.

Samuel Leuenberger
Samuel Leuenberger

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City of birth: Basel Country of birth: Switzerland Lives in: Basel