Bonaventure S. B. Ndikung

Bonaventure B. S. Ndikung is a Cameroonian freelance curator and biotechnologist. Since 1997 Ndikung lives mainly in Berlin. He earned his doctorate in medical biotechnology in Düsseldorf and Berlin. Ndikung is founder and artistic director of the art space SAVVY Contemporary Berlin, a laboratory for conceptual artistic productions and a place for critical reflection and exchange, questioning in particular the interrelationships between the so-called ‚Western‘ and the ‚non-Western‘. In 2013, SAVVY Contemporary Berlin received the Berlin Senate's prize for artistic project spaces. Among the exhibitions curated by him are The Ultimate Capital is the Sun at the new Gesellschaft für bildende Kunst Berlin, the exhibition series POW (Post-Otherness-Wedding, 2015/2016) and UP (Unsustainable Privileges, 2017/2018). In 2017 Ndikung was curator-at-large for documenta 14 in Athens and Kassel and guest curator of the 2018 Dak'Art Biennale in Senegal. He is currently visiting professor for art theory and curatorial studies at the Städelschule in Frankfurt.

As of May 2019