Born in 1958 in Düsseldorf, Germany.
Since fall 2008, Udo Kittelmann has been the Director of the Nationalgalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin. In this position he is responsible for the Alte Nationalgalerie, Neue Nationalgalerie and the Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum für Gegenwart — Berlin, as well as the Berggruen Museum, the Sammlung Scharf‐Gerstenberg and the Friedrichswerdersche Kirche.
Udo Kittelmann worked as a freelance curator from 1987 to 1993. From 1994 to 2001 he was the director of the Kölnischer Kunstverein (Cologne). In 2001, he was the Commissioner of the German Pavilion at The Venice Biennale, where the ‘Totes Haus u r’ project by Gregor Schneider won the Golden Lion award for best national pavilion.
Between 2002 and 2008, Udo Kittelmann was the director of the Museum für Moderne Kunst in Frankfurt-am-Maine.
Udo Kittelmann is the author and editor of various publications and essays on art.
|About Stella Art Foundation
Stella Art Foundation is a non-profit organization set up in Moscow in November 2003 on the initiative of Stella Kesaeva in order to support contemporary art. The Foundation has carried out about 100 projects by Russian and foreign artists both in Russia and abroad. The priority of the Foundation is support and research in the field of conceptual art. The Foundation has a collection of more than 1000 works of art from the 20th and start of the 21st centuries.
President: Stella Kesaeva
Director: Alexander Rytov
Director of Development: Nikolai Molok
Art Director: Vladimir Levashov