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.
Helen Carey is Director/Curator of Limerick City Gallery of Art, Limerick, Ireland where she curated the exhibitions PATRICK JOLLEY, STRIKE!, LABOUR & LOCKOUT, UPENDING 2013, and Michael Warren: New Work 2014, among others. Carey has collaborated with Goldsmiths College, LAND I LABOUR I CAPITAL, and Fire Station Artists Studio Art and Responsibility Seminar with curators Galit Eilat & Kuratorisk Aktion in 2013. Previously, Carey was Inaugural Director of the Centre Culturel Irlandais, Paris (2002-2007), where she selected the independent exhibitions and projects. Carey was Curator of the TULCA Festival of Visual Art, Galway in 2009. She has been trained in mentoring for disabled artists and museum documentation, as well as holding an MA in Visual Arts Practices (First Class Honours) from the Institute of Art, Design & Technology, and a BA (Honours) in History and Politics from University College Dublin.
This May, ICI, in collaboration with Zoma Contemporary Art Center (ZCAC), produces the Curatorial Intensive in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.read more »