Zoe Whitley is a senior curator at London’s Hayward Gallery. Formerly, she worked as part of the team of curators and assistant curators responsible for the development of and research into Tate’s collection of artworks post-1980. She oversaw the development of the artists’ film program at Tate Britain and her work at the Tate Modern included co-writing a revised Africa acquisitions strategy as well as completing research on contemporary artists and art practices from the African continent and the African diaspora.
Whitley received a B.A. in Art History from Swarthmore College and earned an M.A. in the History of Design at the Royal College of Art in London.