Grégory Castéra is a curator, whose work is focused on knowledge production within artistic practices. In 2013, he founded Council with Sandra Terdjman. From 2010-12 he served as co-director of Les Laboratoires d'Aubervilliers. Since 2007 he has co-authored the Encyclopédie de la parole (Encyclopaedia of Speech), a collaborative inquiry into the formal properties of speech. In 2010 he initiated Ecologies, a programme on the creation of tools for the representation of art as ecology. Grégory is regularly invited to write, give talks and workshop on curating research, to advise institutions and to curate shows (Betonsalon, Wiels, T2G, Centre Pompidou).
Selection of projects (curation or co-curation): WITHIN / Infinite Ear (exhibition and concerts, Bergen Assembly, 2016); Foreign Places (exhibition, Wiels, 2016); The Blackmarket for Useful Knowledge or Non-Knowledge No 18: On Becoming Earthlings (event, Musee de l’homme, 2015); The Manufacturing of Rights (colloquium, Ashkal Alwan, 2015); On Ordinary Narratives (exhibition, Villa Arson, 2013); Agency, Assembly (events, Les Laboratoires d’Aubervilliers, 2011); Jennifer Lacey, I Heart Lygia Clark (therapies, Les Laboratoires d’Aubervilliers, 2010-11); Franck Leibovici, (forms of life) (events and publication, Les Laboratoires d’Aubervilliers, 2010-2012); Akram Zaatari, Conversation with an Israeli filmmaker called Avi Mograbi (performance and publication, Les Laboratories d’Aubervilliers, 2010); Joris Lacoste, Parlement (performance, since 2009); Playtime (performance festival, Betonsalon, 2008, 2009).