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.
Freya Chou is a freelance writer and curator based in Taipei. She worked as one of the two assistants of the 6th Taipei Biennial in 2008 and Assistant Curator of Taipei Biennial 2010. She is a contributor for several art periodicals including MOT/TIMES, Art Plus and Art Collection + Design. She also works as editor for several exhibition catalogues. Chou is currently one of the curators of The Two Year Project with Tirdad Zolghadr and Hongjohn Lin.
The SpareTime Project is an on-line project exploring how the notion of “ Time” interferes with the production of art creation and an opportunity to discuss the ambiguous definition of one’s occupational identity and labor exchange.read more »
In summer 2011, 10–14 curators from around the world were selected to participate in the Curatorial Intensive for a rigorous 8-day schedule of workshops, discussions, critiques, and presentations, as well as site visits to local institutions, private collections and artists’ studios.read more »