Sandra Terdjman holds a BA in Art History from La Sorbonne, Paris and an MA Curating from Goldsmiths, London. In 2006 she established Kadist Foundation, where she developed a residency programme for international artists and curators, overseeing the production of a series of films, performances and exhibitions. Presently, she serves as advisor for the foundation on collection, acquisition, production and dissemination. In 2013 she co-founded Council, an agency for collective research and art productions. Based in Paris as well as online, Council moves nomadically alongside issues and projects of current concern. Terdjman has also been an advisor and guest lecturer in different fields of expertise, such as ‘collection and art market’ (Fiac/Paris, Frieze/New York, Arco/Madrid); ‘art and social responsibility’ (Sorbonne/Nanterre, Loop/Barcelona, Visible Prize); ‘art and institution building’ (CIMAM conference/Istanbul).