Hogeschool Rotterdam Willem de Kooning Academie

Kate Brehme

Kate Brehme

Kate Brehme is an independent curator and arts educator with a disability based in Berlin. Kate trained as an artist and in museum studies, and completed her doctorate at the Center for Metropolitan Studies at Berlin’s Technical University where she undertook research into the contemporary art biennial and urban space. Kate has worked in Australia, Scotland and Germany on a variety of independent projects, exhibitions and events, and as an arts educator for organizations such as The Fruitmarket Gallery in Edinburgh and The National Galleries of Scotland. Since 2008, she has led Contemporary Art Exchange, a curatorial platform for international projects, exhibitions and events that provides professional development opportunities for emerging, young and marginalized artists. In 2017, Kate co-founded Berlinklusion, Berlin’s Network for Accessibility in Art and Culture, a collective of artists and arts mediators with and without disabilities who create inclusive arts projects and provide communities and arts organizations with advice on accessibility.