– Marat Guelman, head of the controversial PERMM Museum of Contemporary Art, has been sacked. Russian Art Curator Fired Over Satirical Olympics Exhibits. Also covered by NBC News. – Chicagoan cultural producer Laura Shaeffer gives some insights into her community-building initiatives from the past decade for Bad At Sports. – Australian curator Julie Ewington interviewed for ABC Arts. – American […]

– Following the controversy after David Wojnarowicz’s work was removed from an exhibition organised by the Smithsonian, and AA Bronson tried to remove his work from the same show in protest, Maura Judkis traces an instance where Wojnarowicz himself tried to remove a work from an exhibition. The case is fascinating and presents counterpoints from the curator’s point of view. […]

Welcome to the last Pick ‘N Mix of 2009! – Here is yet another art world power list, listing several curators, many of whom are “household names” of a sort (Birnbaum, Bonami, Obrist, etc). We’re a society obsessed with lists and awards it seems! – Andy Warhol was all over the news this past month, and one of the major […]

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 […]