Applications to curators

If you really want to apply direct to a gallery or curator, bear the following in mind: Find out the name of the curator or director and write directly to him/her. Print images on paper so that people… Continue Reading Applications to curators

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Approaching gallery curators

This article talks about how artists might build relationships with gallery curators. What gallery curators do The gallery curator makes decisions about which artists a space will exhibit. Sometimes t… Continue Reading Approaching gallery curators

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Eliza Gluckman: how curators work

I work as a freelance curator. I work primarily with my curatorial partner Lucy Day. To borrow one of her comments, I would say that ‘a curator is both conduit and catalyst’. In 2006 we formed Day+Glu… Continue Reading Eliza Gluckman: how curators work

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Jason E Bowman: how curators work

Curating isn’t what I anticipated would become a central tenet of my practice. I didn’t become a curator via institutional in-house training or graduate from a post-graduate curating course. Lisa le F… Continue Reading Jason E Bowman: how curators work

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Paula Orell: how curators work

The invitation to write this article is incredibly timely within my practice, as I move from being an institutional curator to an independent. When considering how I could make this article useful in… Continue Reading Paula Orell: how curators work

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Fiona MacDonald: how curators work

For the last six years artist Fiona MacDonald has worked as a curator at Standpoint Gallery. She works 3 days a week, running a space, with all the practical, managerial, and fundraising implications… Continue Reading Fiona MacDonald: how curators work

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Alex Julyan: how curators work

Curation. Certain job titles carry a cache, a whiff of glamour and a suggestion of entry into circles of prestige and influence. Shifts taking place from the mid 1960’s meant that an Art History quali… Continue Reading Alex Julyan: how curators work

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How curators work: Artist curator – Dallas Seitz

Dallas Seitz talks about being an artist/curator http://soundcloud.com/artquest/the-artist-curator-dallas Artist as Curator Artists have always been curators! Within their own groupings of work, artis… Continue Reading How curators work: Artist curator – Dallas Seitz

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Cathy Lomax and Gary ODwyer: artist-curators

Many artists also operate as curators, developing their careers and expanding their networks by organising their own exhibitions with peers or in some cases even setting up a longer term artist led sp… Continue Reading Cathy Lomax and Gary ODwyer: artist-curators

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How curators work with artists

Sometimes an artist can find themselves in a show a couple of months after a visit from a curator, often though it can be a couple of years. This is why it is crucial that artists keep a curator up to… Continue Reading How curators work with artists

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