Greer Valley is a Doctoral candidate in Art Historical Studies at Michaelis School of Fine Art and is also a Doctoral Fellow at the Archive and Public Culture Initiative at the University of Cape Town (UCT). Her research and practice interests include curatorial interventions in institutions and exhibition spaces focused on African colonial histories. She is a board member of the Africa South Arts Initiative (ASAI) and serves as a council member of the KwaZulu Natal Society of the Arts (KZNSA). In 2018 she was a curatorial Fellow at the Institute for Creative Arts (ICA), and was selected as a Getty Foundation MAHASSA Fellow (Modern Art Histories in and Across Africa, South and Southeast Asia) 2019-2020. In 2019 she was part of the Dak’art Biennale 2020 selection committee.
Greer is experienced in the visual art, architecture and design industries in South Africa, the Netherlands and the UK. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Honours degree in Visual Studies and Masters degree in Visual Art.