1962年生于柏林,德国著名作家、策展人。毕业于维也纳美术学院,师从奥地利著名艺术家Hermann Nitsch。曾担任巴塞罗那现代美术馆客座馆长,并于2007年出任第12届德国卡塞尔文献展策展人。

  近年来,他成功策划了一批重量级的展览,如:“政府”系列展(2003-2005年,德国吕讷堡大学美术馆,西班牙巴塞罗那现代艺术馆,美国迈阿密艺术中心,荷兰鹿特丹Witte de With现代艺术中心);“知识的花园”(2012年韩国釜山双年展)。此外,他还曾在多所高校任教,2007-2009年,担任德国卡尔斯鲁厄艺术学院访问教授;2002-2005年,担任德国吕讷堡大学访问教授。

  现任瑞士苏黎世约翰·雅各布斯博物馆创始馆长。

  Roger M. Buergel (Berlin, 1962) is a writer and curator born in 1962 in Berlin. He received his education from the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna and studied under the Austrian artist Hermann Nitsch for 3 years. He served as a guest curator of the Museum of Contemporary Art Barcelona and the Artistic Director of documenta 12 (Kassel, 2007).

  Besides his critically acclaimed exhibitions, such as “The Government” (2003–2005, University Art Gallery Luneburg, Museum d’Art Contemporari de Barcelona, Miami Art Central, Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam Secession) and "Garden of Learning" (Busan Biennale, South Korea, 2012), Buergel also held various teaching posts, most recently as Visiting Professor of Art History at the Art Academy Karlsruhe (2007–09) and Luneberg University (2002-2005). He currently serves as Founding Director of the Johann Jacobs Museum in Zurich, an exhibition space and research institution dedicated to the cultural residue of global trade routes.