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.
Tasja Langenbach studied Art History and Cultural Sciences in Erlangen and Leipzig, Germany and Barcelona, Spain. After working for the exhibition project MakingThings Public – Atmospheres of Democracy at the ZKM / Center for Arts and Media Karlsruhe, Germany, she held a position as gallery manager at Gallery Anita Beckers, Frankfurt, Germany. In the following years she curated the yearly film program of SoundTrack_Cologne / See the Sound in Cologne, Germany, formed part in diverse prize and program juries, contributed to catalogues and was responsible for the festival program auf Videonale - Festival for Video and Time-Based Arts, Bonn, Germany. Since 2012 she has been the Artistic Director of Videonale and to date was responsible for the festival editions no. 14-16. The 17th edition will take place in February 2019. Langenbach still periodically takes part in video and media art juries, curates video and film programs for different occasions and is teaching in the MA program Culture, Aesthetics, Media at the University for Applied Sciences in Dusseldorf.
Join ICI and the Fall 2013 Curatorial Intensive on Tuesday, October 15 for a daylong public symposium where the participants will present the exhibition and project proposals that they have developed through the program.read more »
Curating Time-Based Media is a ten-day professional development program that offers curators the opportunity to discuss, among colleagues, the concepts, logistics, and challenges of organizing exhibitions featuring durational art, installations, performance, dance, video, film, and sound art.read more »