Rado Ištok

Rado Ištok is currently completing the programme in Curating Art at Stockholm University. His collaborative graduation project (2015) with Yvonique Wellen consisted of a strand of events concentrated around the issues of decolonising knowledge, self-organised art education as well as racialised structures of inequalities in higher education; and included artists Grada Kilomba, Dmitry Vilensky and Apichaya Wanthiang. He previously studied art history at Charles University in Prague. As a governmental scholar he conducted research at the University of Copenhagen (2012-2013) and in 2014 he participated in a curatorial course at The Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Arts, supported by the Erste Foundation through the tranzit network. As an intern he worked for Tensta konsthall, Stockholm, and SALT, Istanbul (2015), where research for the publication Decolonising Archives was initiated and generously encouraged.