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.
Georg Schöllhammer is an editor, writer, and curator based in Vienna. He is founding editor of springerin and head of tranzit.at. Schöllhammer has worked internationally on cultural projects including: documenta, Manifesta, L’internationale, Former West, Sweet Sixties, and the Vienna Festival, and he is chairman of The Július Koller Society in Bratislava. From 2004 to 2007 Schöllhammer was editor-in-chief of documenta 12, where he conceived and directed documenta 12 magazines. He was artistic director of VIENNAFAIR 2011 with Hedwig Saxenhuber. Schöllhammer has curated a number of recent exhibitions including: Report on the Construction of a Spaceship Model at the New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York (2014); Changing the Image at mumok, Vienna (2013); Trespassing Modernities at SALT, Istanbul (2013); and Sweet Sixties at Galeria Nova, Zagreb (2013).