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.
Peter Jenkinson is an independent Cultural Broker who works across a diverse portfolio of disciplines and sectors including broadcasting, public policy, regeneration, arts, creative industries, and leadership development. Prior to this, Jenkinson has had a distinguished and award-winning career working across arts and culture, including his role as founding director of the Creative Partnerships program and the initiation and delivery of the world-class The New Art Gallery Walsall. Based in London, Jenkinson is a Co-creator of Culture+Conflict launched in March 2011, and is International Cultural Liaison for Derry~Londonderry UK City of Culture 2013. He is a board member of the Drawing Room London, the International Curators Forum, and the International Culture Arts Network Derry~Donegal.
Developed by ICI in collaboration with Centre for Contemporary Art (CCA) Derry~Londonderry, the Curatorial Intensive: From “Official History” to Underrepresented Narratives will examine the role of cultural production in addressing geopolitical landscapes and recent histories.read more »