Date(s) - Saturday, 03/24/2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit
Title: Workshop – The Questions of Curating
Location: MOCAD, 4454 Woodward, Detroit, MI 48201
Contact for registration or further information: Steve Panton, [email protected] , 313-2089826
Background: The exhibition provides a unique format for creating a space to discuss important contemporary issues. In this intensive workshop, participants will work through the “questions of curating” to create ambitious but achievable exhibition proposals, which they will then review with leading area curators. Post-workshop mentoring will be available to help participants realize the exhibition. The workshop will be facilitated by Steve Panton (founder of 2739 Edwin/9338 Campau galleries, and long time HFS member) and will feature input from Amanda Krugliak (Curator at the U of M Humanities Institute) and other leading area curators.
2-4pm, Saturday March 10. Generation of exhibition concept… note that this session is optional if you already have an exhibition concept
11am – 4pm Saturday March 17 and 18th. Intensive workshop to work through the “questions of curating” to develop an ambitious, but achievable no-budget, non-commercial exhibition
2-4pm, Saturday March 24. Review of exhibition proposal with leading area curators
Post workshop: (as required) mentoring to find a location and make the exhibition a reality
Cost $25 refundable with MOCAD gift store voucher at the end of the course. Note, no one will be turned away for lack of funds.