Who can become a curator? by Sofia Landström When I finished my Bachelor’s degree in Art History and Visual Studies one year ago, I was faced with the question of how to take my next step in the art world. During my studies, I had worked with exhibitions and curating, but I was not sure how to truly make curating […]

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89plus, Call for creative practitioners born in and after 1989 Deadline: July 30, 2013 89plus is calling for artists, curators, writers, and other creative practitioners to be a part of a long term, international, multi-platform research project, co-founded by Simon Castets and Hans Ulrich Obrist. There is only one rule: you must be 89plus—born in or after 1989. The year […]

– Ahead of the Experimenter Curators’ Hub, Art Radar Asia lays out the themes to be covered in the upcoming conference on curatorial practice in India. – Available online: It’s All Mediating: Outlining and Incorporating the Roles of Curating and Education in the Exhibition Context brings together thinkers from curating and pedagogy to speak to the roles of mediation between […]

Deadline: February 1, 2013 The National Museum of Wildlife Art Education Department offers a number of internship opportunities, both paid and volunteer, for individuals interested in gaining better knowledge and hands-on experience in museum studies. The Lillian Thomason Gemar internship in the Education Department and the McGee Foundation Curatorial internship in the Curatorial Department are the two primary internship opportunities […]

Raising Frankenstein: Curatorial Education and Its Discontents: Reviewed by Antonia Blocker The issue of self-reflexivity is one that looms large in relation to curatorial education and the curatorial practices that emerge from it. How does one challenge curatorial practice without making one’s practice about curating? Can a history of curating be formulated in order to form the basis of teaching? […]

CuratorLab at Konstfack University: Call for Applications Curatorial Program for Professionals in Arts, Crafts and Design 2011/2012 Application Deadline: April 4th, 2011 http://www.konstfack.se/curatorlab CuratorLab is an international self-directed curatorial course dedicated to the advancement of curatorial practices based on research in the arts, crafts and design. It is designed to offer time to conduct research and to explore new directions […]

Institute for Curatorial Practice in Performance offers new certificate program, deadline Feb. 1, 2011 The ICPP brings artists, presenters, managers, and other performing arts professionals together to develop a responsive curatorial practice that takes the best from the fields of visual arts and performance. Starting in summer 2011, the ICPP will offer a professional certificate program in Curatorial Practice in […]

WORLD OF ART 2010/11 School for curators and critics of contemporary art Year 13 Deadline: March 23, 2010 The World of Art enables participants to learn the knowledge, skills and methods needed to tackle the complex issues in the world of art. The school is intended for all who are interested in working in the field of contemporary art, regardless […]

AHRC Postgraduate Studentship Opportunities For full details see http://nuweb.northumbria.ac.uk/nebgp/ Northumbria and Sunderland Universities operate a collaborative AHRC Block Grant Partnership to support quality research and professional training Studentships are available for uptake from September/October 2010 in the following areas: Doctoral Studentships D1 Applied Arts and Crafts (Glass and Ceramics) D2 Fine Art (Curating New Media Art, or Photography) Research Preparation […]