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.
Ellie Buttrose is Associate Curator of Contemporary International Art at the Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane-Meanjin, Australia, serving on the curatorial team for ‘The 9th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art’ (2018). At QAGOMA, Ellie has curated ‘Limitless Horizon: Vertical Perspective’ (2017), ‘Cindy Sherman’ with Dr Miranda Wallace that toured to City Gallery Wellington, New Zealand (2016), ‘Harvest’ (2014), ‘Sculpture is Everything’ with Kathryn Weir (2012), ‘Pacific Jewellery’ with Zoë De Luca (2010), and contributed to the 6th, 7th, and 8th Asia Pacific Triennials (2009, 2012, and 2015). Ellie is a guest programmer for ‘Brisbane International Film Festival’ (2018) and for the Australian Cinémathèque has curated the thematic film and video programs ‘Limitless Horizon’ with Robert Hughes (2018) and ‘Divided Selves’ (2014), as well as a survey of The Otolith Group (2013). Ellie is curating a forthcoming exhibition at University of New South Wales Galleries (2019); and was on the curatorial team for ‘Cosmopolis: Collective Intelligence’ (2017) at Centre Pompidou, Paris.
ICI presents the inaugural Curatorial Intensive in Bangkok, developed in partnership with the Faculty of Fine and Applied Arts at Chulalongkorn University to coincide with the launch of its international postgraduate program in Curatorial Practice, and with the James H.W. Thompson Foundation.read more »