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.
Rose Jepkorir Kiptum
Rose Jepkorir Kiptum (b. 1989) is an independent curator working in Nairobi, Kenya. Her curatorial projects include: Wrong Number (2016), Telling their Stories (2016), Democracy my Piss (2016) and 28 Words in Maputo (2015). While working at Circle Art Agency (2013-2016), she assisted in producing various exhibitions and the annual Circle Modern and Contemporary East African Art Auction. In 2016 she was awarded a Curatorial Program Research scholarship to participate in the research residency; We are (not) one - Artists, Curators, Institutions and Diversity in Latin America, she also participated in the inaugural Goethe-Institut (Nairobi) curatorial workshop and is an alumni of the Asiko International Art School.
The participants of the Curatorial Intensive in Accra will each present their exhibition and project proposals they have developed throughout the course of the program.read more »