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 […]

Recently, I spotted a CNN story about the Louvre “inviting slam poets in to rap about paintings”. In what was surely conceived as a PR-double whammy (bring in a celebrity, create a programme that appeals to youth/urban hipsters), Toni Morrison has been invited to be a guest curator this month. The American Nobel laureate has helped the Louvre conceive a […]

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