Independent Curators International (ICI) produces exhibitions, events, training opportunities, research initiatives, and publications for curators and audiences around the world. Established in 1975, ICI is headquartered in New York, but active around the world. ICI’s programs are presented and often developed in partnership with art institutions across the globe, therefore encouraging new infrastructures for art practice internationally, and inspiring fresh ways of seeing and contextualizing contemporary art.
Srimoyee Mitra is a curator and writer. She has written for publications in India such as Time Out Mumbai, Art India—The Art News Magazine of India, and served as artistic director of Ek Aur Level Chalte Chalte: A Festival of Theatre for Change (2006), Mumbai, India. Mitra has participated in conferences including Shift: Dialogues on Migration in Contemporary Art (2011), MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Canada; and Extra-Curricular: Between Art and Pedagogy, Part I, Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, Toronto, Canada. Her curatorial essay “Crossing Lines: An Intercultural Dialogue” (2009) was published in Cultivating Canada: Reconciliation through the Lens of Cultural Diversity (2011). Her project Changing Stakes: Contemporary Art Dialogues with Dubai (2011) has been listed by Now Magazine as a “Must See” exhibition. From 2008-11 Mitra was programming coordinator of South Asian Visual Arts Centre (SAVAC) in Toronto, Canada. She is currently the curator of contemporary art at the Art Gallery of Windsor, Ontario, Canada.
Following the widespread popularity and success of PROJECT 35, ICI is collaborating with 35 more international curators to produce PROJECT 35 VOLUME 2. This program of single-channel videos is selected by 35 international curators who each chose one work from an artist they think is important for audiences around the world to experience today.read more »