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.
Silvia Alejandre Prado
Silvia Alejandre Prado is currently director of the Galeria de Arte Contemporaneo of the Instituto Veracruzano de Cultura, where she has worked since 2012. From 2005-2011 she was the Exhibition Coordinator of the Pinacoteca Diego Rivera at the IVEC mounting exhibitions of artists such as Leonora Carrington, Juan Soriano, Francisco Toledo, Vicente Rojo, Manuel Felguerez, Jose Luis Cuevas, Fernando Botero, Frida Kahlo as well as Rufino Tamayo, Jose Clemente Orozco, David Alfaro Siqueiros and Diego Rivera. She is part of the curatorial team of the Diego Rivera Collection of the State of Veracruz. In 2004 she worked at the Museo del Prado after completing her Masters degree in Cultural Development at the Universidad Complutense of Madrid. Since 2010 she has been teaching at the Facultad de Artes Plasticas of the University of Veracruz on Curatorial Studies and Exhibition Design. She holds an Architecture degree from the University of Veracruz.
This June, ICI, in collaboration with Fundación Jumex Arte Contemporáneo, will present a Curatorial Intensive in Mexico City––the third program conducted entirely in Spanish.read more »