Hicham Khalidi is currently Associate Curator for Fondation Galeries Lafayette, Paris. Prior to this he was the Curator of Artefact Festival, STUK Kunstencentrum, Leuven, Belgium. From 2003–2011, he was the Artistic Director of TAG, Institute for Audiovisual Art, The Hague, the Netherlands. His main areas of interest are the politics of the image, contemporary art and technology, and trans-disciplinary research in art, music and design.
Hicham Khalidi is a member of the board of V2_, an interdisciplinary centre for art and media technology in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, and q-02, a centre for contemporary music based in Brussels. He is also a jury member of the upcoming Sonsbeek Biennale, Arnhem (2016). Khalidi was the visual arts curator of the 5th Marrakech Biennale (2014) ‘Where are we now?’ and was until recently Head of Exhibitions at STUK Art Center, Leuven, Belgium.
His most recent exhibitions include ‘The Prehistory of the Image’ STUK, Leuven, Belgium (2014); ‘On Geometry and Speculation’, presented as a component of the 4th Marrakech Biennale (2012); ‘Transnatural Festival’ Nemo Science Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (2012); and ‘Alles, was Sie über Chemie wissen müssen’, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany (2011).