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.
Pat Elifritz is Curator of New Media and Technology at the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit. Past positions include Villa Vassilieff / Bétonsalon Center for Art and Research (Paris) and the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts (Chicago). He is a graduate of the Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College.
Curatorial Intensive alum Pat Elifritz discusses the work of artist collective USCO, along with Alex Kitnick, Julie Niemi, and David Senior.read more »
1971 is a curatorial research project that centers on historical economic milestones of its eponymous year as a frame for developing an open series…read more »
Focusing on new models for curating and exhibition development, ICI’s annual summer Curatorial Intensive offers curators the opportunity to meet colleagues from around the world and share ideas on how to push the parameters of their practice.read more »