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.
Paul Pfeiffer is a New York-based artist. He has had solo exhibitions at the Whitney Museum of American Art (2001), MIT’s List Visual Arts Center and the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (2003), the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne (2005), MUSAC León, Spain (2008), the Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin (2009), the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo (2010), Sammlung Goetz, Munich (2011), the Museum of Contemporary Art and Design, Manila (2015). He has received numerous awards and fellowships, including a Fulbright-Hayes Fellowship and the Bucksbaum Award from the Whitney Museum. He received his BFA in Printmaking from San Francisco Art Institute and received his MFA from Hunter College in New York. He is currently in residence from 2016-18 as Honorary Chair of the Lamar Dodd School of Art, University of Georgia, Athens, where he is bringing Yoshua Okón as part of a two-year program of visiting lecturers.
Yoshua Okón, currently an Artist-in-Residence at Denniston Hill, will speak about recent projects with ICI’s Renaud Proch and artist Paul Pfeiffer.read more »
Despite all that has changed since sexual and social identity became a hot-button topic in art production and discourse throughout the 1970s, ’80s, and ’90s, one American stereotype still remains particularly entrenched: that of the male athlete.read more »