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.
Maayan Sheleff is a Curator at the Center for Contemporary Art (CCA), Tel Aviv, and an independent curator. She is the Assistant Director and a faculty member at the Curatorial Studies Program of the Kibbutzim College of Education and the CCA. In addition she teaches a practical curating course in The Sam Spiegel Film and Television school, Jerusalem, and lectures in various other programs. She has been the Director and curator of Line 16, community Gallery for contemporary art in Tel Aviv, for 4 years. She has initiated and curated many exhibitions in various spaces and in the public sphere, and has been the co-curator of ARTLV09, the 1st Tel Aviv-Yafo Biennial. Maayan participated in the Fall 2011 Curatorial Intensive, Curating in the Public Realm.
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