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.
Richard Marshall is Curator of The Lever House Art Collection, a collection of works commissioned for display at the Lever House’s outdoor plaza and glass-enclosed lobby. The first commission was a neon installation by Keith Sonnier that delineated and illuminated the geometric architecture of the lobby. Subsequent commission included ambitious works by Jorge Pardo, John Chamberlain, Damien Hirst, Peter Wegner, Barnaby Furnas, Jeff Koons, E.V. Day, Sarah Morris, Folkert de Jong, Enoc Perez, Tom Friedman, Damien Hirst, Richard Dupont, Tom Sachs, and Liza Lou. Marshall is also an independent curator and critic who was curator at the Whitney Museum of American Art for twenty years.