The Museum of Contemporary Art internship Deadline: Fall Term (September – December): 15 July, 2013 The Museum of Contemporary Art internship program welcomes students and recent graduates who wish to broaden their education and professional experience by working and learning in a not-for-profit museum. All MCA departments offer experiential education in a challenging, hands-on environment in exchange for a substantive […]

Marjorie Susman Curatorial Fellowship, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago Deadline: January 31, 2013. The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA) is one of Chicago’s major museum institutions and one of the nation’s largest facilities devoted to the art of our time, offering exhibitions, performances, and programs of the most thought-provoking art created since 1945. Considered one of the premiere curatorial […]

The application deadline is January 31, 2013. The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA) is one of Chicago’s major museum institutions and one of the nation’s largest facilities devoted to the art of our time, offering exhibitions, performances, and programs of the most thought-provoking art created since 1945. Considered one of the premiere curatorial training opportunities in the nation, the […]

Deadline: December 1, 2012. The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA) is one of Chicago’s major cultural collecting institutions and one of the nation’s largest facilities devoted to the art of our time, offering exhibitions, performances, and programs of the most thought-provoking art created since 1945. The MCA’s Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Curatorial Fellowship is intended to offer a significant […]

The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, is one of Chicago’s major museum institutions and one of the nation’s largest facilities devoted to the art of our time, offering exhibitions, performances, and programs of the most thought-provoking art created since 1945. Considered one of the premiere curatorial training opportunities in the nation, the MCA Chicago’s Marjorie Susman Curatorial Fellowship is intended […]

The Museum of Contemporary Art seeks two Curatorial Assistants to provide research support and assist with all aspects of exhibition programming and collection development. Responsibilities include conducting research on the collection and on forthcoming exhibitions; compiling informational packets for traveling exhibitions; preparing, coordinating and monitoring checklists and loan forms; and providing general assistance with management of artists’ files. The Curatorial […]

The Museum of Contemporary Art seeks Manilow Senior Curator to plan, organize and implement special exhibitions with emphasis on major solo or group exhibitions, as well as smaller and more spontaneous projects. Collection-building and donor relations are significant responsibilities. Manilow Senior Curator must maintain the international profile of the museum through projects, travel, partnerships, and initiatives. Participates in coordinating the […]

“In theory now you could curate a whole Venice Biennale using only the Internet,” said Francesco Bonami, senior curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago. This quote comes from a larger article that recently appeared in the New York Times. The article takes a solid look at how pressures to find the “next big thing” leads curators to […]

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