Curator, Barbican Art Gallery
Ince joined Barbican Art Gallery in 2010 and organised "Future Beauty: 30 Years of Japanese Fashion", a major retrospective of avant-garde fashion from Japan drawn from the Kyoto Costume Institute collection as well as the recent installation "Architecture as Airby Junya Ishigami" in The Curve. Prior to joining Barbican Art Gallery Catherine was Acting Director of the British Councils Architecture, Design and Fashion department where she organised touring exhibitions, commissions and special projects about contemporary British design and architecture. As Assistant and Co-Commissioner, Catherine was responsible for the British Pavilion exhibitions at the 2006 and 2008 Venice Biennale of Architecture. Previously, Catherine was curator of Contemporary Programmes at the Victoria & Albert Museum.Catherine studied art and design history before completing the Kingston University MA in Curating Contemporary Design.