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.
Kabelo Malatsie (b. 1987) lives and works in Johannesburg. She has a Honours in Curatorship from University of Cape Town and an undergraduate degree in BCOM Marketing Management from the University of Johannesburg. She is currently pursuing a Masters in Art History at the University of Witwatersrand. Her research interest is in exploring other funding and institutional models that are rooted in their viability within the South African context. She has curated some exhibitions in Johannesburg and Cape Town as well as interviewed a few artists. She was one of the participants of the 9th Berlin Biennale Young Curators Workshop. In 2016 she was on a research residency in Switzerland.
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 »