Gwangju Biennale – International Curator Course August 24 – September 20, 2009 Dead line for application: May 15, 2009 Sponsored by The Gwangju Biennale Foundation, The Metropolitan City of Gwangju Chaired by Yongwoo Lee Directed by Byungsoo Eun (Artistic Director, 2009 Gwangju Design Biennale) Massimiliano Gioni (Artistic Director, 2010 Gwangju Biennale) Visiting Professor: Barbara Vanderlinden The Gwangju Biennale Foundation sponsors […]

In like a lion, out like a lamb… welcome to March’s Pick ‘N Mix, a real mixed bag of treats this month: – First of all, a postscript of sorts to last month’s Pick ‘N Mix, the “credit crunch edition”: You’ve all surely read it by now, but in case you haven’t, Holland Cotter’s article, “The Boom Is Over! Long […]

Curator of Education + Collections Lewis Glucksman Gallery Job Description: The Lewis Glucksman Gallery is a cultural and educational institution that promotes the research, creation and exploration of the visual arts. Located at University College Cork, the Glucksman is a landmark building that includes display spaces, lecture facilities, a riverside restaurant and gallery shop. The Glucksman was named 2005 Best […]

Welcome to the May edition of Pick ‘N Mix, my monthly annotated list of things that caught my eye over the course of the previous month. There are just two quick items this month, as a sort of “compare and contrast” exercise: – In one of my web trawls, I found this lesson plan for teaching children what a curator […]

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Here’s the April ’08 edition of Pick ‘N Mix, my monthly annotated list of little news items in the realm of curating. – The Whitney Biennial is generating the usual column inches. Of interest in the coverage of the Biennial is the ongoing commentary about the curators themselves, and their intentions. Jerry Saltz’s recent column discusses the significance of their […]

Lorie Mertes, Director of the Galleries at Moore and Janet Kaplan, Director of the new BFA in Curatorial Studies announce: Curating and Education: Conversations with an International Panel Saturday October 27, 2007, 10am – 5pm Moore College of Art & Design 20th and The Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19103 Curating and Education is the second in an ongoing series of public […]

[Italics are mine – I found the statements that I highlighted to be insightful, though sometimes contentious, viewpoints on the future roles of curators and critics. -Ed.] Announcing a new, innovative and interdisciplinary two-year program in critical writing and curatorial practice leading to the Master of Arts degree at Konstfack, Sweden’s leading University College of Art, Craft and Design. Our […]

De Appel is a contemporary arts centre, located in the heart of Amsterdam. Over the 25 years of its existence it has been operating on an international level and for 10 years de Appel has been running a renowned Curatorial Training Programme. In September 2007, the new version of the eight – month long Curatorial Programme of de Appel, with […]

International Curating Management Education Dept. of the History of Art/School of Business Stockholm University, Sweden 2007/2008 Next course starting January 2007 Application Deadline: 15th October, 2006 The International Curating Management Education at Stockholm University specialises in the combination of arts management, art history, law, and practical curatorial work in a composition that is unusual in comparison to similar courses internationally. […]