Aoife Rosenmeyer

Belfast-born Aoife Rosenmeyer has been Zurich-based since 2008. As a freelance critic she writes on contemporary art for numerous art and architectural publications including Art Review, frieze and frieze d/e, and is contributing editor for Art in America and Art Agenda. In recent years she has contributed to catalogues for artists including Melanie Smith, Robert Kinmont and Clare Goodwin; she also translates art texts. In 2009 she founded the irregular and itinerant debate series art+argument, which has taken place in venues including the Kunstmuseum Bern and BolteLang, freymond-guth and Anne Mosseri-Marlio galleries.

Should we fear democracy?

"Although 'battle' suggests destruction, these were some of the most constructive debates I've taken part in. This was civilised conflict in the best sense of both words."
Julian Baggini, author, Welcome to Everytown: A Journey into the English Mind, and The Ego Trick

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