Gianni Jetzer (b. 1969), art historian, curator and critic, will become Director of the Kunstmuseum St.Gallen at the beginning of December 2022. Before he worked as Curator at large at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington DC. He was curator at Helmhaus Zurich, Expo 02, Art Basel, Stedelijk Museum Sittard and Migros Museum for Contemporary Art, Zurich. 2001 to 2006 he was the director of the Neue Kunst Halle St.Gallen and then director of Swiss Institute Contemporary Art, New York. Gianni Jetzer studied art history in Zurich.