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  • 2021 Marian Goodman Gallery Initiative Fellowships

    Independent Curators International (ICI) announces the Inaugural Curatorial Research Fellows as part of the Marian Goodman Gallery Initiative in honor of the late Okwui Enwezor.

    June 15, 2021 @ ICI

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  • NEVER SPOKEN AGAIN Curators’ Talk with David Ayala Alfonso

    Join Telfair Museums and curator David Ayala-Alfonso for a discussion of this exhibition that questions the underpinnings of modern collections.

    June 17, 2021 @ ICI Online

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  • Axis Mundo: At Work

    Between the late 1960s and 1990s, a group of queer Chicanx artists based in Los Angeles privileged collaboration and experimentation as they contributed to significant artistic and cultural movements. Join Axis Mundo co-curators C. Ondine Chavoya and David Evans Frantz as they discuss the exhibition and tour that contextualizes these artists’ diverse practices within intersecting fields of queer and Latinx art history.

    June 22, 2021 @ ICI Online

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  • Art Mile

    ICI has partnered with Art Mile—a citywide arts festival that champions Detroit’s vibrant and diverse arts community through public programs and online exhibitions— for its second edition, taking place June 14 – July 11, 2021. The collaboration includes a special Curatorial Fellow exhibition, organized this year by inaugural Art Mile Curatorial Fellow Juana Williams and a series of panel discussions organized and led by members of ICI’s curatorial network, including Neil Barclay, Allison Glenn, Elena Ketelsen González, Sadie Woods and more.

    June 14, 2021 - July 11, 2021 @ ICI Online

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  • PRESS: ‘Seeing Sound’ is the perfect reentry to communal art viewing

    “Kadist’s first exhibition since a brief by-appointment reopening last fall was produced by Independent Curators International (ICI) and curated by Barbara London, founder of the video exhibition and collection programs at MoMA and among the first to exhibit experimental sound work. Kadist is the first stop on Seeing Sound’s multi-year tour”. -KQED, June 10, 2021

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  • Marian Goodman Gallery Initiative Inaugural Fellows Featured on Contemporary And

    Independent Curators International (ICI) announces the Inaugural Curatorial Research Fellows as part of the Marian Goodman Gallery Initiative in honor of the late Okwui Enwezor, and doubles the number of original fellowships offered in response to impressive levels of applications.

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exhibitions

Seeing Sound

Seeing Sound is an expansive exhibition that explores the current trajectory of sound as a dynamic branch of contemporary art practice, curated by Barbara London.

Curated by Barbara London

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Notes for Tomorrow

Notes for Tomorrow is a new exhibition conceived by ICI, featuring artworks selected by alumni of the Curatorial Intensive from around the world to reflect on a new global reality ushered in by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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do it

do it is the longest-running and far-reaching exhibition, giving new meaning to the concept of the "Exhibition in Progress."do it takes written instructions by artists, which can be interpreted anew each time they are enacted. 

Curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist

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Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A.

Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A. is a traveling exhibition that explores the work of over fifty queer and Chicanx artists working in Los Angeles between the late 1960s and early 90s.

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Soundings: An Exhibition in Five Parts

How can a score be a call and tool for decolonization? Curated by Candice Hopkins (Tlingit) and Dylan Robinson (Stó:lō), Soundings: An Exhibition in Five Parts features newly commissioned scores and sounds for decolonization by Indigenous artists who attempt to answer this question.

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Never Spoken Again: Rogue Stories of Science and Collections

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.

Curated by David Ayala-Alfonso

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research

A Yawn and Three Clicks

Reports from the Field are perspectives from Curatorial Intensive Alumni from around the world, and reflections on the impact of the global pandemic on their lives, ways of working, their communities, and how they are adapting as a response.

Tess Maunder, Alumna of the Curatorial Intensive Tokyo ‘13, writes from Melbourne, Australia.

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Epicenter of the epicenter

Reports from the Field are perspectives from Curatorial Intensive Alumni from around the world, and reflections on the impact of the global pandemic on their lives, ways of working, their communities, and how they are adapting as a response.

PJ Gubatina Policarpio, Alumnus of the Curatorial Intensive New Orleans ‘18, writes from San Francisco, CA.

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events

Art Mile

ICI has partnered with Art Mile—a citywide arts festival that champions Detroit’s vibrant and diverse arts community through public programs and online exhibitions— for its second edition, taking place June 14 – July 11, 2021. The collaboration includes a special Curatorial Fellow exhibition, organized this year by inaugural Art Mile Curatorial Fellow Juana Williams and a series of panel discussions organized and led by members of ICI’s curatorial network, including Neil Barclay, Allison Glenn, Elena Ketelsen González, Sadie Woods and more.

June 14, 2021 - July 11, 2021 @ ICI Online

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Axis Mundo: At Work

Between the late 1960s and 1990s, a group of queer Chicanx artists based in Los Angeles privileged collaboration and experimentation as they contributed to significant artistic and cultural movements. Join Axis Mundo co-curators C. Ondine Chavoya and David Evans Frantz as they discuss the exhibition and tour that contextualizes these artists’ diverse practices within intersecting fields of queer and Latinx art history.

June 22, 2021 @ ICI Online

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