External Board member Gitte Ørskou

External Board member

E-mail: goe-kultur@aalborg.dk

Tel: +45 9982 4101

Cell: 3199 4101


Gitte Ørskou (b. 1971) has been museum director at KUNSTEN - Museum of Modern Art Aalborg since 2009. Before that, she was head curator at the art museum ARoS in Aarhus. Gitte Ørskou has an MA (mag.art.) in art history from Aarhus University (2001), and is associated with Copenhagen University as an external examiner. Before she became a member of the board at Aarhus University, she was associated with the Department of Aesthetic Studies at Aarhus University as an external examiner for several years. In 2014 she became chairman of the Danish Arts Foundation and of the Committee for Visual Arts Project Funding, Danish Arts Foundation and is furthermore a member of the board of the Aarhus Festival and the Spar Nord Foundation.