OPEN CALL FOR CURATORS / July - September 2019

OPEN CALL FOR CURATORS / July - September 2019

Open Call

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Opening
Jul. 01, 2019
Location
Leipzig/Germany
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Deadline Sep. 30, 2018
Type
Residency, Exhibition, Jobs/Careers
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Activism, Architecture, Conceptual, Curating, Design, Digita...
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OPEN CALL FOR CURATORS / July - September 2019

 

"PILOTENKUECHE" is an international art program based in Europe's boomtown Leipzig, Germany. The independent project is organized by artists with a transdisciplinary background between art, theory & diverse sciences with the aim to support and boost artistic experience.

 

The project invites within the “Emerging Curator Program" curators to gain direct experience in the field. Invited curators engage with a group of artists and learn complex social, theoretical and practical aspects of accommodating various concepts and mediums in a single exhibition. This program aims to support the young profesaionals and to connect them to international as well as local artists and the greater Leipzig community. We maintain engagements with several partners, and by introducing our artists to these, make it possible for participants to cooperate with and exhibit in other venues. Our concept encourages experimental strategies and embraces a trans-disciplinary ethos, aiming to provide our participants with the experience of accomplishing something collectively. In a group of around international and local artists a stimulating dialogue becomes vital in fostering an independent position in one's work while binding the individuals temporarily within the group, which leads to a long-term network that exists even after the program is over.

 

Given the chance to connect with artists and expand the personal network we understand the project as a platform for the participating curator, to gain insights as well as to experiment in a practical field, to benefit their own position, concepts, as well as overall career.

 

We're looking for curators to participate on our program on our program from July - September 2019 until 30.09.18.

 

TERM: July - September 2019

DEADLINE: 30.09.18

 

ALL DEADLINES
Round July – Sept.: 2019: 30.09.18
Round Oct. – Dec. 2019: 31.12.18

Round Jan. – March 2020: 30.03.19

Round April – June 2020: 30.06.19

 

WHAT WE PROVIDE

We offer the chance to connect with artists and expand the personal network we understand the project as a platform for the participating curator, to gain insights as well as to experiment in a practical field, to benefit their own position, concepts, as well as overall career.

 

EXPECTATIONS

We expect openness, good English / German skills, a hands-on mentality, flexibility and the ability to work independently, paired with significant skills in contemporary art. The curator is expected to work actively within the group of artists to develop, mobilize, and realize concepts of the planned exhibition. Further expectations include discussing didactic concepts as well as giving assistance to the artists, individually and collectively. Curators work a maximum of 20 hours /week for a period of 3 months.

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

Please submit a cover letter, our application form (downloadable on our website) and a CV. Questions? Please read our website or send us an email at info@pilotenkueche.net

 

MORE INFORMATION

http://westside.pilotenkueche.net/?page_id=8325

http://westside.pilotenkueche.net/?p=14211

 

CONTACT

info@pilotenkueche.net

www.pilotenkueche.net

https://www.facebook.com/PILOTENKUECHE/

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Pilotenkueche International Art Program
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