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.
Juliana Caffé was born in 1983 in São Paulo, Brazil. She holds postgraduate specializations in ‘Art: History, Criticism and Curating’, and in ‘Urban Planning and Environment’ from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo, and a BA degree in Law from the same institution. In 2017 she is studying honors in curatorship at UCT, offered in close collaboration with Iziko Museums, in Cape Town, South Africa. Currently, she co-curates the Cambridge Artistic Residency, a project which puts forward artistic and cultural proposals in the Ocupação Hotel Cambridge, an occupied building in downtown São Paulo. This project was the recipient of the 2016 APCA award for ‘Urban Appropriation’. She has also worked at Associação Cultural Videobrasil on the programming team, producing since 2013 several publications, and two editions of the Contemporary Art Festival Sesc_Videobrasil, amongst other exhibitions. Selected curatorial work includes: Regarding Latin America | Political and Cultural Overview at the Galpão VB, the public program of the ‘Resist, Reexist’ exhibition, featuring works from the Videobrasil archive.
The participants of the Curatorial Intensive in Accra will each present their exhibition and project proposals they have developed throughout the course of the program.read more »