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.
Sofia de Grenade
Sofia de Grenade (Chile, 1983) holds a BA from Universidad Austral de Chile. Her exhibitions include FIX 07, Catalyst Art, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2007, and La Timidez de las Cosas, Espacio de Arte Contemporáneo (EAC), Montevideo, 2014. In addition to her work as a visual artist, she works on educational programs with communities from rural areas in Southern Chile. In this context, she uses self-publication strategies to develop tools to generate collective learning processes. Since 2014, her artistic work has been linked to her collective Sagrada Mercancía, with whom she has participated in different processes and public presentations. De Grenade’s latest works have been developed from an environmental research interest, using diverse media such as photography, installation and printed publications.
Never Spoken Again reflects on the birth of modern collections, the art institutions that sustain them and their contingent origin stories. Curated by Colombian curator David Ayala-Alfonso, an alumnus of ICI’s Curatorial Intensive, the exhibition is part of ICI’s new series of programs supporting emergent voices in the curatorial field.read more »