MARCO, Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, 49 Nord 6 Est – FRAC Lorraine, Metz (Fonds régional d’art contemporain de Lorraine), and Sogn og Fjordane Kunstmuseum (SFKM), Førde organize the 2014 edition of their Award. All curators born in 1974 and later are eligible to enter the competition. With this call, MARCO, FRAC Lorraine and SFKM pledge their commitment to […]

Curate award: a search for curatorial talent by QMA and Fondazione Prada Entries close for judging 31.12.13 Curate, a unique award launched by Fondazione Prada and the Qatar Museums Authority, is a global search for curatorial talent. The Curate award, a joint initiative from the Qatar Museums Authority (QMA) and the Prada Foundation, at once seeks to encourage this urge, […]

Deadline: 5pm, Friday 16 November 2012 Prologue is a project that awards three emerging visual artists & one emerging curator based in Scotland a significant visual art exhibition to be realised at Summerhall, Edinburgh’s newest and biggest arts venue. Through an open application Prologue identifies, supports and showcases some of the most exciting practitioners working in the Visual Arts […]

MARCO/FRAC Lorraine Award for Young Curators Deadline: 7pm, Friday 30th October, 2009 Organized by the MARCO, Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Spain and FRAC Lorraine, Metz (Fonds regional d’art contemporain de Lorraine), France, the purpose of the MARCO/FRAC Lorraine Award for Young Curators is to offer participants the chance to execute an exhibition project to occupy MARCO’s first floor […]

The inaugural Best Art Practices award for young curators has just announced the winners of this year’s competition. The jury received 132 applications from 32 countries in 5 continents. Their press statement (re-arranged a bit, and with URLs added by myself) follows: The purpose of the Best Art Practices Award, announced by the Italian Culture Department of the Autonomous Province […]

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The Crafts Council UK is delighted to announce the launch of a new Award scheme for curators. The Award: This annual Award scheme will enable successful applicants to each receive a £5,000 Award (inclusive). The Spark Plug Curator Award scheme aims to provide each year a minimum of four selected curators the opportunity to develop an ambitious and innovative exhibition […]

The first of its kind in Canada, The Hnatyshyn Foundation Award for Curatorial Excellence in Contemporary Visual Art will recognize the work of a mid-career curator who has made a significant contribution to the advancement of the contemporary visual arts. “Curators are an absolutely vital link between the artist and the public,” said Gerda Hnatyshyn, C.C, President and Chair of […]