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.
Grace Aneiza Ali
Grace Aneiza Ali is a faculty member in the Department of Art and Public Policy, Tisch School of the Arts, New York University and editorial director of OF NOTE magazine, which looks at the intersection of art and activism. She is an Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts Curatorial Fellow and curator of the 2016 exhibition “Un|Fixed Homeland.” Her critical essays on photography have been published in Nueva Luz Journal, Small Axe Journal, among others. She has lectured globally including at the Museum of Modern Art, Columbia University, New York University in Italy, and Leibniz Universität in Germany. She served as the inaugural host of the “Visually Speaking” photojournalism series at the New York Public Library’s Schomburg Center. She is a Fulbright Scholar and a World Economic Forum “Global Shaper.” She holds a MA from New York University and a BA from the University of Maryland, College Park, where she graduated magna cum laude. Ali was born in Guyana and lives in New York City.
Curatorial Intensive alum Grace Aneiza Ali will speak about her exhibition, Un | Fixed Homeland, currently on view at Aljira Center for Contemporary Art.read more »
Curatorial Intensive alumna Grace Aneiza Ali and photographer Aida Muluneh will present their work and engage in a conversation about photography in Ethiopia and Guyana.read more »
Join ICI and the Fall 2014 Curatorial Intensive participants on Tuesday, September 30 for a public symposium where the participants will present their exhibition and project proposals.read more »