Independent Curators International (ICI) produces exhibitions, events, publications, research and training opportunities for curators and diverse audiences around the world. Established in 1975 and headquartered in New York, ICI is a hub that connects emerging and established curators, artists, and art spaces, forging international networks and generating new forms of collaborations. ICI provides access to the people and practices that are key to current developments in the field, inspiring fresh ways of seeing and contextualizing contemporary art.
Amara Antilla is an Assistant Curator at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York. She is also part of a curatorial team working on acquisitions and exhibitions focusing on South and South East Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East and North Africa under the auspices of the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative. Previously, she assisted on retrospectives of Lee Ufan (2011), V. S. Gaitonde (2014), and Monir Farmanfarmaian (2015). She recently served as curatorial adviser for Rewind, the first historical, loan-based exhibition at the Dhaka Art Summit (2016). She has been awarded an Asian Cultural Council grant for Art History (2015-16) and an Emily Harvey Foundation Fellowship in Venice (2016).
The participants of the Curatorial Intensive in Manila will each present their exhibition and project proposals they have developed throughout the course of the week.read more »