Program

Curatorial Collective Course

Feb 21. 2021 - Apr 04. 2021

Date

Feb 21. 2021 - Apr 04. 2021

An online six-week intensive course tailored to young Arab curators exploring a curatorial career in the GCC region.

The course is a six-week online intensive program tailored to young Arab curators exploring a curatorial career in the GCC region. Five young curators will be selected to participate in sessions designed and led by Sam Bardaouil and Till Fellrath. The program will examine a wide range of approaches to curation by focusing on both theory and practice. The lectures are designed to give context to curating in alignment with a regional perspective. This course will provide participants with a valuable opportunity to gain constructive feedback on their exhibition proposal via a one-to-one critique session, alongside weekly group lectures by practicing professionals in curation.

Need to Know

The Curatorial Collective Course will take a detailed look into the fundamental steps of constructing an exhibition. Practical emphasis will be given to exploring the various career paths of a curator from an institutional to a non-institutional model. The six-week course is divided into two parts, theoretical and practical. THEORETICAL: - One-hour lectures given by practicing professionals - Reading and writing assignments - One-to-one critiques PRACTICAL: - Research - Steps of an exhibition - Exhibition design - Budgeting - Full essay proposals Please note that the program will be conducted in English.