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.
Michael Connor is a curator and media historian based in New York. He is currently developing a permanent exhibition to open at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image in Melbourne. Formerly the head of exhibitions at the British Film Institute, he developed the BFI Southbank Gallery, and was also previously a curator at FACT in Liverpool.
Curating Time-Based Media is a ten-day professional development program that offers curators the opportunity to discuss, among colleagues, the concepts, logistics, and challenges of organizing exhibitions featuring durational art, installations, performance, dance, video, film, and sound art.read more »
The first iteration of The Curatorial Intensive took place in June 2010 in New York for emerging curators.read more »