– OnCurating has launched Issue 19 – On Artistic and Curatorial Authorship. – Hyperallergic picked their favorite unanswered questions from last month’s Ask a Curator Day. – Following a flurry of international criticism against Manifesta’s disregard of a boycott calling to move the upcoming biennial away from Russia, Moscow Biennial curator Catherine de Zegher defends her decision to continue her […]

– What happened to the expert curator? “people are creating meaning themselves – online, inside, outside and in rings around the snail-paced bureaucracy that has come to characterise most cultural institutions.” Daniel Blight for the Guardian. – “Curators are nothing without art, no matter what the most meta-inclined of curatorial theorists might argue.” Frieze‘s Dan Fox invites eight artists to […]

– Visitor engagement, participation, ‘gamification’ and the experience economy. A polemic from The New York Times’ Judith H. Dobrzynski: High Culture Goes Hands-On. – Growing fury over the prevalence of unpaid internship positions in galleries and museums, from Museums Association. See also: organizations Internaware.org, Art But Fair, and Interns Anonymous, recent articles: Unpaid Interns Fight Back, Hyperallergic, The Manifesto for […]