Curators’ Agenda: Vienna 2017

Curators’ Agenda: Vienna 2017

The third edition of the program, Curators’ Agenda: VIENNA 2017 (C’A), is taking place for six weeks in Vienna in September and October 2017. The program is designed for emerging curators from all around the globe who seek to discover the Viennese contemporary art scene in-depth and to gain practical experience in curating. The program cosists of talks, lectures, studio visits, meetings with curators and cultural educators from leading institutions, off-spaces as well as with freelance operators and entrepreneurs in the field of contemporary art. By organising a mutual group exhibition with students from the University of Applied Arts Vienna as the final part of the program, the C'A participants will also be provided with know-how modules and workshops related to exhibition management and production. The participants will receive the certificate of the C'A program completion after finishing the residency. 

The cost of the program is EUR 1100 and there is an  additional registration fee of EUR 50. The program fee includes: 

  • entry fees for museums and other special events
  • workshops and lectures
  • production costs of the group exhibition 
  • accommodation costs will be partly compensated for each participant for a maximum amount of EUR 500
  • travelling costs will be partly compensated for each participant for an amount of up to EUR 250
  • local cell phone cards 

Note: Bank fees and wire costs should be covered by the participants. Please take this into account when making a payment.  Selected participants should make a payment in advance, no later than 15. July 2017. In case of cancellation, all fees are non-refundable. 

To apply send your CV (one A4 page) and letter of motivation (one A4 page) with emphasized special field of interest by 6 July 2017 to [email protected] Selected participants will be notified several days after the deadline.