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.
Marina Reyes Franco
Marina Reyes Franco is an art historian and independent curator, as well as co-founder and director of La Ene, an independent project space in Buenos Aires. She has contributed to various publications as writer and editor, and curated exhibitions focused on contemporary Latin American art in Puerto Rico, Argentina, Colombia, Brazil and the United States. Her interests include post-colonial theory, the creation of alternative institutions, and artistic and literary manifestations in the frontier of political action.
As part of ICI’s Curator’s Perspective—an itinerant public discussion series featuring national and international curators—Marina Reyes Franco (recipient of the 2017 CPPC Travel Award for Central America and the Caribbean) will present on her research on the visitor economy and cultural tourism.read more »
In collaboration with Beta-Local, the Curatorial Seminar in San Juan will bring together several Curatorial Intensive alumni to discuss research strategies.read more »
La Ene, Nuevo Museo Energía de Arte Contemporáneo surgió a modo de crítica al sistema institucional.read more »
La Ene, the Nuevo Museo Energía de Arte Contemporáneo, was founded in August 2010 as a critique of the institutional system.read more »
This June, ICI, in collaboration with Fundación Jumex Arte Contemporáneo, will present a Curatorial Intensive in Mexico City––the third program conducted entirely in Spanish.read more »