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.
Ximena Gama (b. Colombia, 1982) has a degree in philosophy from the National University of Colombia with an emphasis on aesthetic and political studies. She is a specialist in History and Theory of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Universidad de los Andes. In 2007–08 she worked at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (MFAH) and ICAA Research Center (International Center of The Art of the Americas), which collaborated on the project Documents of 20th Century Latin American and Latino Art. The following year, she worked at the Cecilia de Torres Gallery LTD (New York) as a research assistant on Taller Torres Garcia. From 2010–13, she was a representative of Sicardi Gallery (Houston) in Colombia. She is currently pursuing a Masters in Cultural Studies at the Universidad de los Andes where she is researching contemporary art and memory. She is a collaborator for various magazines in Colombia such as Revista Diners, Arcadia, and Revista Arteria.
Join ICI and the 2013 Bogotá Curatorial Intensive on Saturday, November 30 for a daylong public symposium where the participants will present the exhibition and project proposals that they have developed through the program.read more »
In collaboration with Beta-Local, the Curatorial Seminar in San Juan will bring together several Curatorial Intensive alumni to discuss research strategies.read more »