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Geeta Kapur is a Delhi-based critic and curator. Her books include Contemporary Indian Artists (1978); When Was Modernism: Essays on Contemporary Cultural Practice in India (2000); Ends and Means: critical inscriptions in contemporary art (forthcoming). Her curatorial work includes the co-curated, ‘Bombay/ Mumbai’ for ‘Century City: Art and Culture in the Modern Metropolis’ at Tate Modern (2001); and ‘subTerrain’ at House of World Cultures, Berlin (2003). A founder-editor of Journal of Arts & Ideas, she is advisory editor to Third Text and Marg. She was Jury Member for the Biennales at Venice (2005), Dakar (2006), Sharjah (2007) and Member of the Asian Art Council, Guggenheim. She has lectured worldwide, and held Visiting Fellowships at Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, Clare Hall, University of Cambridge, Nehru Memorial Museum and Library, Delhi University and Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi.