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.
Born in Vancouver, Sara Cwynar is a New York-based artist. Recent solo exhibitions include Foxy Productions, New York, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, The Foam Photography Museum, Amsterdam, and Cooper Cole Gallery, Toronto. Her work has been exhibited at Higher Pictures, New York, Royal College of Art, London, The New York Art Book Fair at PS1 MoMA; Camera Club of New York, and Printed Matter, New York. Her works have been published by Printed Matter, Blonde Art Books, New York, and the Camera Club of New York. She has contributed to Martha Rosler’s Meta-Monumental Newspaper Museum of Modern Art, New York; “Living the Dream” – Surreal Artists Portfolio, Bullett magazine, New York; the Water Issue, Capricious magazine, New York; “Sara Cwynar,” Blink Photography magazine; “Sara Cwynar” Behind the Zines: Self Publishing Culture, Gestalten; “Artisan: Sara Cwynar” by Dorothy Rivers, Color magazine, “Sara Cwynar: 20 Under 30 New Visual Artists,” Print Magazine; “Looking for Cancon at Miami Art Basel?” Mclean’s Magazine, Canada; and “Talents To Be Seen,” Foam magazine, The Netherlands.
Blonde Art Books’ founder Sonel Breslav, in conversation with artist Sara Cwynar and Corina Reynolds of Small Editions, will discuss their roles within independent publishing; Blonde Art Books’ first publication; and celebrate the launch of the special limited edition of Kitsch Encyclopedia, 2014.read more »