Julie Quottrup Silbermann Appointed as the New Director of CHART

We are happy to announce this exciting news and look forward to working together.

Portrait of Julie Quottrup Silbermann

Courtesy of Julie Quottrup Silbermann

Announcing Our New Director From 1 October

As the newly appointed Director of CHART, Julie Quottrup Silbermann will be responsible for laying out the organization’s future course and strategic development as the primary platform for the Nordic art community.

Julie Quottrup Silbermann has significant experience from different positions within the international art scene, where she has worked as gallery director, art advisor, cultural communicator and curator. She assumes the position with a vast national and international network and is driven by a passion for contemporary art.

Julie Quottrup Silbermann succeeds Nanna Hjortenberg, who has been heading CHART since 2018, and who will take on the role of Director at Kunstforeningen GL STRAND from October onwards.

View of the Charlottenborg Courtyards at CHART 2022

Photo by Niklas Adrian Vindelev

“I’m looking forward to take up the position as Director and continuing the work on CHART’s visionary plans and its standing as a strong and defining institution within the Nordic art scene. It will be exciting to further develop the digital platform, to ensure that CHART’s activities stay relevant and visible all year round.”

Julie Quottrup Silbermann

Incoming Director of CHART

CHART’s board looks forward to the collaboration with Julie Quottrup Silbermann.

Julie Quottrup Silbermann received her Master’s Degree of Arts in Modern Culture and Cultural Communication from the University of Copenhagen. She has worked as Senior Director at Galleri Nils Stærk, Copenhagen, Director at David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen, and Director at Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen. In recent years Quottrup Silbermann was active as an art advisor for COLLABORATIONS, Copenhagen, where she has advised private clients and institutions.

“With the appointment of Julie Quottrup Silbermann, CHART gains a director with great knowledge of, experience within, and a dynamic approach to the art world. Julie holds the ideal profile to continue and strengthen CHART’s position as the leading and central Nordic art event.”

Annette Sadolin

Chair of the Board at CHART

View of the Charlottenborg Courtyards at CHART 2022

Photo by Niklas Adrian Vindelev

View from inside of Kunsthal Charlottenborg during CHART 2022

Photo by Niklas Adrian Vindelev