A hands-on workshop for curators to practice and develop curating skills
Building exterior, Victoria Memorial Hall, Kolkata. Courtesy: Victoria Memorial Hall
The Center for Art & Archaeology (CA&A) of American Institute of Indian Studies (AIIS) is organizing a two-day workshop on ‘Curating the Permanent Collection’. The workshop will be funded by the US Embassy. Dr Madhuvanti Ghose, Alsdorf Associate Curator of Indian, Southeast Asian, Himalayan and Islamic Art, The Art Institute of Chicago and experts from the field will lead the workshop.
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WORKSHOP :
Curating the permanent collection: rotation and exhibitions
Care for objects: Physical upkeep, preventive conservation, registration and documentation, writing a tombstone, security
Professionals with experience in curating are encouraged to apply. Applicants also have a chance to receive full sponsorship covering travel and accommodation on the basis of their application form. To submit your application, complete this form by 30-Mar-20
CURATING WORKSHOP A hands-on workshop for curators to practice and develop curating skills