Emerging Curators Program 2017


emerging-curators-flyersmallDEADLINE:

Jan 15, 5pm, 2018.
Notifications by Jan 30, 2018

Emerging Curators is an open call invitation to independent curators who may not have had opportunities to present a project to an audience, or first time curators to submit a Project/Exhibition proposal to be part of Local Project’s 2018 exhibition calendar. This program will provide the curator with an exhibition space, guidance in marketing, a stipend and a printed catalog.

Exhibitions will be reviewed by a guest curator, we will then select 6 proposals for the year 2018
The Emerging Curators will represent the vision of a new generation.

Application is FREE.

Guidelines:

-Proposals must include : Title of the project, number of artist involved (min 2 – max 10 artists), an outline plan for the exhibition, extra programming during the exhibition on view (performance, screening, artist talk/walk), describe your idea in a simple way and be original – up to 1000 words.
-Curator and Artists must be residents of New York City.
– Projects can be from 1 day event up to 3 weeks duration.
-All mediums and ideas are accepted.
-Curators can’t  include their own work in the exhibition.
– Curator must supply all the content for the catalogue, including high res images, artist info and a paragraph about the exhibition etc. 
-Only one proposal per curator.
-Selected Curators must be present all the times during installation, opening, programs and closing ceremony, and embrace the DIY mentality of LP, by participating, collaborating and sitting at the gallery.
-Submit a PDF to opencall@localproject.org

do not send/attach CV/PRESS or any other information not listed here

Any questions email opencall@localproject.org

nycdca-logo This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council