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Toby Upson

Toby Upson is an expanded curator, currently based in London. His research interests lie in contemporary art. Specifically, contemporary practices that explore notions of being and hospitality in the world. Often working closely with artists, Upson’s practice as an expanded curator is often materialised through methods of writing as well as various exhibitionary forms. Upson is currently affiliated with Belmacz, a central London gallery that focuses on developing contemporary art.

Select projects include:

  • Adjacency in the collection, in Women and the Art and Science of Collecting (forthcoming) [edited volume]
  • FABULATION, All Saint Church, Cambridge (2022) [exhibition]
  • Beuys Open Source, Belmacz, London (2021-22) [exhibition]
  • A Case of Med(dling)tation, Sadie Murdoch and Abbas Zahedi, Performance Exchange, London (2021) [commision]
  • Abbas Zahedi 11&1, Belmacz, London (2021) [exhibition]
  • Sonic Support Group (ongoing) [ongoing project]
  • Coco Crampton: Domestic Wears, (2020) [exhibition catalogue]
  • Metabolic Museum-University, Ljubljana (2019) [project]
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