Curator, The Louis Vuitton Foundation for Creation Deadline: Unspecified The Louis Vuitton Foundation for Creation is offering a unique opportunity to contribute to the development of a world-class international collection of contemporary art dating from the 1960s; to develop and deliver an internationally acclaimed programme of exhibitions and events for a broad public; and to be part of the team. […]

Exhibition and Events Coordinator, Mana Contemporary (Jersey City NJ) Deadline: Accepts proposals until a suitable hire is found Mana Contemporary is a ground-breaking venture bringing together influential artists, collectors, galleries, dealers and institutions into one core with the purpose of advancing the relationships and creating a single community. We are a comprehensive art storage and handling company. We work on […]

Assistant Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego Deadline: Accepts proposals until a suitable hire is found With two locations, the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (MCASD) is the region’s foremost forum devoted to the exploration and presentation of the art of our time, presenting works across all media created since 1950. Located in the heart of downtown San […]

Principal Curator, Modern and Contemporary Design Deadline: 29 March, 2013 National Museums Scotland is one of the UK’s leading museum services. It has a national and international reach and operates four museum sites. A major redevelopment and modernisation programme across our organisation is nearing completion, including a £50 million redevelopment of the National Museum of Scotland. This investment has created […]

Curator, Schools and Teachers, Whitechapel Gallery Deadline: March 4, 2013 For over a century the Whitechapel Gallery has premiered world-class artists from modern masters such as Pablo Picasso, Jackson Pollock, Mark Rothko and Frida Kahlo to contemporaries such as Sophie Calle, Lucian Freud, Gilbert & George and Mark Wallinger. With beautiful galleries, exhibitions, artist commissions, collection displays, historic archives, education […]

Deadline: November 16, 2012. The Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art is looking for an Assistant Curator to join its growing and dynamic curatorial team. Reporting to the Artistic Director and Curator, the Assistant Curator oversees the coordination of the curatorial and public education program, in addition to research, registration, collections management and conservation activities for the exhibitions and permanent collection. […]

I’m proud to announce the (semi-recent) launch of my latest curatorial effort. In-Site Montreal is a collection of site-specific art presented on the portal pages of five wireless internet hotspots in the Ile Sans Fil network. Artists Nicolas Fleming, Maria Legault, and Virginie Laganiere have created art works that can be viewed simply by logging in to the Ile Sans […]

The terms “curator” and “curating” are being slung around in a wide variety of contexts these days, mostly to do with the curator-as-filter. It is intriguing to see a term that is usually used in a fine arts context to be used in other contexts (in the three cases I mention below: the Web, interior decorating, and metadata) though it […]

“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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