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Nicholas Andrew Serota

Nicholas Andrew Serota, British art gallery director. Board trustees Public Art Development Trust, 1983-1987, Architecture Foundation, 1991-1999, The Little Sparta Trust, since 1995; commissioner CABE, since 1999; director Chinati Foundation, since 1999.

Background

  • Serota, Nicholas Andrew was born on April 27, 1946 in Hampstead, England. Son of Stanley and Beatrice Serota.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Art History, Cambridge University, England, 1968. Master of Arts, Courtauld Institute Art, University London, 1970.

    Career

    • Regional art officer, organizer exhibitions Arts Council Great Britain, 1970-1973. Director Museum Modern Art, Oxford, England, 1973—1976, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, 1976—1988, Tate Gallery, London, since 1988. Member visual arts advisory committee British Council, since 1976, chairman, since 1992.

      Member advisory committee Carnegie International Pittsburgh, 1985, 88.

    Membership

    Board trustees Public Art Development Trust, 1983-1987, Architecture Foundation, 1991-1999, The Little Sparta Trust, since 1995. Commissioner CABE, since 1999. Director Chinati Foundation, since 1999.

    Connections

    • Married Teresa Gleadowe, 1997. 2 children from previous marriage.
    • father: Stanley Serota
    • mother: Beatrice Serota
    • spouse: Teresa Gleadowe
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    Born April 27, 1946
    (age 70)
    Nationality
    • 1968
      Cambridge University
    • 1970
      Courtauld Institute Art
    • 1970 - 1973
      Regional art officer
    • 1973 - 1976
      director, Museum Modern Art
      Oxford, Mississippi, United States
    • 1976 - 1988
      director, Museum Modern Art
      London, Mpumalanga, South Africa
    • 1988
      director, Museum Modern Art
      London, Mpumalanga, South Africa