– OnCurating has launched Issue 19 – On Artistic and Curatorial Authorship. – Hyperallergic picked their favorite unanswered questions from last month’s Ask a Curator Day. – Following a flurry of international criticism against Manifesta’s disregard of a boycott calling to move the upcoming biennial away from Russia, Moscow Biennial curator Catherine de Zegher defends her decision to continue her […]

– David Barrie recently gave a thought-provoking lecture entitled “A Bigger Picture: why contemporary art curators need to get out more“. He describes why a heritage-oriented mindset can result in constrained collections, noting that: “Despite our long colonial history and our rich links with countries in Africa, Asia and the Caribbean […] visitors to museums and galleries in the UK […]

Welcome to another edition of Pick ‘N Mix, my collections of links and news relevant to curators. – Let’s start with the slightly strange: On Yahoo! HotJobs, an article with the headline “Starving Artist? Not with These Well-Paid Creative Jobs” rhymes off a list of jobs deemed appropriate for artists to do in order to remain “creative” but also put […]