Director Bruges Museums
Curator and author Till-Holger Borchert (1967, Hamburg) studied art history, literature and musicology at the University of Bonn (DE) and at Indiana University Bloomington (US). He has taught art history at the universities of Aachen (DE) and Memphis (US). He began his museological career in 1998 in Bruges with the exhibition ‘Brugge en de Renaissance. Van Memling tot Pourbus’ (Bruges and the Renaissance. From Memling to Pourbus). Many exhibitions devoted to Van Eyck, Memling and the Flemish primitives followed, both in Bruges and elsewhere.
Since 2003, Till-Holger Borchert has been curator of the Groeninge museum and at the end of 2014 he was appointed Director of Musea Brugge (Bruges museums). His recent curatorial work includes exhibitions at BOZAR (Brussels) (The Centre of Fine Arts) (Brussels), Bonnefantenmuseum (Maastricht), Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum (Madrid), Frick Collection (New York) and Scuderie di Quirinale (Rome).