Zehra Begüm Kışla

Zehra Begüm Kışla is a curator with a background in sociology, working on the intersection between contemporary art practices and institutional attitudes. She recently curated Extended Structures at the Hessel Museum of Art, Bard College, where she also co-curated Works Under Maintenance, an exhibition from the Hessel Collection. In 2022, she worked at Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, contributing to the art festivals Entrelacs and Croisements. Previously, she served as an assistant editor at ARTER, Istanbul. Kışla is currently an MA Candidate at the Center for Curatorial Studies (CCS) at Bard College.