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.
Georgina Maxim studied Creative Art and Design and Applied Art and Design with Chinhoyi University of Technology, Zimbabwe. Currently she is practicing as an artist, and works at Gallery Delta Foundation for Art and the Humanities as a Gallery Manager and Assistant in curating 12 to 15 exhibitions a year. She is also the Co-Founder of Village Unhu, an open art studio, which is an artist initiative that provides working space and engagement to artists in residency programs, workshops and exhibitions. Village Unhu, in collaboration with Alliance Francaise, curate 4 exhibitions a year for young and upcoming artists from 2013 to 2016. She is a volunteer art teacher at a local government school as part of the art education and culture development program, established and designed by Village Unhu. Her work has been shown in several exhibitions at Gallery Delta, National Gallery of Zimbabwe, and Village Unhu, and also included in permanent collections in Australia and Holland. She recently won an award for first prize in an art exhibition “Women at the Top” at the National Gallery of Zimbabwe.
This May, ICI, in collaboration with Zoma Contemporary Art Center (ZCAC), produces the Curatorial Intensive in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.read more »