Róna Kopeczky (1983) is a curator and art historian based in Budapest. She started her professional activity as a curator for international art in Ludwig Museum Budapest between 2006 and 2015, where she mostly focussed on the site- and situation specific practices of young and mid-career artists from the Central Eastern European region. In February 2015, she joined acb Gallery in Budapest as artistic director. She worked in the international department of the first OFF-Biennále Budapest from the beginning of 2015, then as a member of the curatorial team for its second edition held in Fall 2017. She will be curating the next edition of the Tallinn Print Triennial scheduled for Summer-Fall 2021. Róna Kopeczky is the co-founder of Easttopics, a platform, hub and exhibition space dedicated to contemporary art of Central Eastern Europe, initiated in 2015 and located in Budapest. She holds a PhD in Art History from Sorbonne-Paris IV University.
Rona was also one of the speakers at the November conference of the 2020 project "Art Space Connect", a cooperation between Centrala Berlin, GeoAIR Tbilisi and IGBK.
Róna joined us for the onAIRISM - challenges and transitions workshop in May 2021
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