Jasia Reichardt


Jasia Reichardt is a writer on art and exhibition organiser. She was born in Poland, educated in England and has lived in London most of her life. She was Assistant Director of the ICA, 1963-71, and Director of the Whitechapel Art Gallery, 1974-76. She has taught at the Architectural Association for 10 years, and other colleges, has written several books and many articles. She is interested in art that encroaches on other fields, be it science, or literature and has spent many years following up the connections between art and technology. Her best known exhibition is Cybernetic Serendipity (1968) about the computer and the arts.