Call for applications – Curators’ Agenda: VIENNA 2016, Residency program for emerging curators, BLOCKFREI, Austria

Deadline: 31 July 2016

Curators’ Agenda: VIENNA 2016 (C’A) aims to answer your specific professional aspirations and to provide you with unique first-hand curatorial experience during a 6-week residency program in Vienna.

C’A offers:
◦ in-depth knowledge of the Viennese contemporary art scene
◦ a platform for cultural exchange and collaboration with representatives of the Viennese contemporary art community
◦ opportunities for individual knowledge expansion and interpersonal connections
◦ a unique opportunity for implementing the ‘lessons learned’ by organisation of a group show

For whom is the C’A designed?
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.

C’A program:
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 exhibition with students from the University of Applied Arts in 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.

More information