Mami Kataoka has been the chief curator at the Mori Art Museum (MAM) in Tokyo since 2003. Also a writer, lecturer and professor, Kataoka has proven her intimate knowledge for trends within contemporary Asian art, addressing social, cultural and historical themes in the multitude of projects. she has curated in the past decades. Exhibitions curated by her and shown at MAM include 〈Follow Me!〉: Chinese Art at the Threshold of the New Millennium (2005) and 〈Lee Bul: From Me, Belongs to You Only〉(2012). Other notable exhibitions curated by her 〈include: Phantoms of Asia: Contemporary Awakens the Past〉(2012) at the Asian Art Museum, San Francisco; and 〈Ai Weiwei: According to What?〉(2012) at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington DC. Prior to her position at the Mori, Kataoka was chief curator of the Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery.
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