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Curatorial Intensive New York Fall 2012

Oct 21 – 30, 2012

New York, NY, USA

New York, NY

Independent Curators International (ICI) presents the Curatorial Intensive Curating Beyond Exhibition-Making, the first short course to offer training to curators on the concepts and logistics of organizing public events, workshops, and other discursive program formats.

Topics under discussion include new structures for durational pedagogical projects and the production of events and curatorial publications, and more traditional museum education models. Central to all sessions are discussions discerning audience members and the public and the consideration of time and space in relation to programming.

Shlomit Dror

Shlomit Dror is a curator working in Greater New York.

Maiza Hixson

Maiza Hixson is a performance artist and curator currently based in Santa Barbara, CA.

Fatoş Üstek

Fatoş Üstek is an independent curator and writer, based in London.

Deena Chalabi

Deena Chalabi joined the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art as Associate Curator of Public Practice in January 2014.

Anne Reeve

Anne Reeve joined the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington D.C. as Associate Curator in June 2018, and is responsible for the Museum’s collection of Modern and Contemporary sculpture.

Rosana Sancin

Rosana Sancin is a Berlin-based curator, artist, researcher, film-programmer and writer.

Fatima Hussain

Fatima Hussain is an Artist-Curator based in Lahore and Islamabad, Pakistan.

Eric Golo Stone

Eric Golo Stone is a writer, artist, and curator whose varied practices consistently examine the political economy of art.

Didem Yazici

Didem Yazici is a curator and writer currently living in Frankfurt.

Georgie Meagher

Georgie Meagher, based in Melbourne Australia, has a background in contemporary performance, visual arts and creative learning.

Olga Sureda Guasch

Olga Sureda Guasch (Barcelona, Spain, 1984) is an independent curator, writer and cultural manager, currently based in Barcelona, Spain.

Pablo Guardiola

Pablo Guardiola is a visual artist working across installation, sculpture, photography and editorial /curatorial projects.

Emily Garner

Emily Garner is the Manager of Museum Guide and Public Programs at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA.

Jennifer Davis

Jennifer Davis's projects investigate the political and social factors that shape the built environment.

Vanini Belarmino

Vanini Belarmino is an independent curator, producer and writer.

Sofía Olascoaga

Sofía Olascoaga works in the intersections of art and education by activating spaces for critical thinking and collective action.

Chus Martínez

Born in Spain, Chus Martínez has a background in philosophy and art history. Currently she is the Head of the Institute of Art of the FHNW Academy of Arts and Design in Basel, Switzerland.

Anthony Huberman

Anthony Huberman is a curator and writer based in New York, where he is currently the director of The Artist's Institute and a distinguished lecturer at Hunter College.

Dominic Willsdon

Dominic Willsdon is an educator and curator. He is the Director of the Institute for Contemporary Art at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, where he is also associate professor in art education.

Sally Tallant

Sally Tallant is the President and Executive Director of the Queens Museum, New York.

Sarah Hromack

Sarah Hromack is a digital strategist and writer working at the intersection of technology, media, publications, contemporary art, and institutions.

Brian Kuan Wood

Brian Kuan Wood is a writer based in New York. He is editor of e-flux journal.

Carin Kuoni

Carin Kuoni is Director/Curator of the Vera List Center for Art and Politics at The New School.

Sina Najafi

Sina Najafi is editor-in-chief of Cabinet magazine and executive editor of Cabinet Books.

Pablo Helguera

Pablo Helguera is a New York-based performer, author, educator, and visual artist whose work touches on topics of pedagogy, cognition, politics, history, fiction, and memory. 

Luis Camnitzer

Luis Camnitzer is a Uruguayan artist residing in the U.S. since 1964.

The Curatorial Intensive was made possible, in part, by grants from the Lily Auchincloss Foundation, the Robert Sterling Clark Foundation, the Dedalus Foundation, the Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation, the Hartfield Foundation, the National Arts Council of Singapore and the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation; and by generous contributions from Toby Devan Lewis, James Cohan, the ICI Board of Trustees, the ICI Gerrit Lansing Education Fund, the Mexican Cultural Institute of New York and by the supporters of ICI’s Access Fund.