– Karen Love (Manager of Curatorial Affairs at Vancouver Art Gallery) has written this excellent primer for emerging curators, the Curatorial Toolkit. (PDF download). It’s very interesting to look over the bones of our profession, see what the essential, common sense information that we should be imparting to younger generations is. Especially since, with the proliferation of curatorial studies in […]

The Journal of Curatorial Studies seeks original research articles on the subject of curating and exhibitions, as well as case studies, interviews and reviews of recent books, exhibitions and conferences. The Journal of Curatorial Studies is a new international, peer-reviewed publication that explores the increasing relevance of curating and its impact on exhibitions, institutions, audiences, aesthetics and display culture. Inviting […]

Call for Submissions Vidéographe: 2010-2011 Programming Deadline: Monday January 11, 2010 – 17h Vidéographe invites Canadian and Quebec artists, curators, art centres and galleries to submit proposals for video art programs and media arts exhibitions. Since its founding in 1998, the programming sector of Vidéographe has been devoted to promoting and exhibiting video art in its various forms and through […]

The University of Western Ontario invites applications for the position of Director/Chief Curator, McIntosh Gallery. The McIntosh is a public gallery, located at the centre of The University of Western Ontario campus in London, Ontario, Canada, and serves the University and the broader arts community, linking regional, national, and international academic and public constituencies. The Gallery is supported through The […]

The Research Fellowships Program of the National Gallery of Canada encourages and supports advanced research. The fellowships emphasize the use and investigation of the collections of the National Gallery of Canada, including those of the Gallery’s Library and Archives. 2009/2010 competitive fellowships are offered in the field of Canadian Art (including the Indigenous Art of Canada); European and Modern Art; […]

The Kamloops Art Gallery is seeking an experienced curator to fill the permanent position of Curator. The Curator assumes the lead role in research, selection, planning, organizing and evaluation of exhibitions and related public programs and publications, as well as the permanent collection, and oversees the activities of the Program Team, administers budgets and supervises staff. The successful candidate possesses […]

Welcome to the July edition of Pick ‘N Mix, my monthly annotated list of things that caught my eye over the course of the previous month. Check it out: – A new Curating.info Conversations e-book has been released! Download it now. This edition of Curating.info Conversations is with Karen Gaskill, the Director and Curator of Interval, and a Researcher at […]

Visual Arts Curatorial Program: Banff Centre for the Arts, Canada Program dates: August 04, 2008 – March 27, 2009 Application deadline: April 30, 2008 Note: Program dates exclude December 13, 2008, to January 4, 2009. This work study program with The Banff Centre’s Walter Phillips Gallery is designed for emerging curators. This is a hands-on opportunity that allows the participant […]

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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 […]