Diaspora Platform

Presented by:                       Diaspora Platform brings together ten UK-based artists and ten mentors, all from diverse backgrounds and whose work engages with the topic of the diaspora, over the next 22 months. During the length of the project, these practitioners … Read More

Beyond the Frame

Presented by:                       Beyond the Frame is a 22-month long project tackling the under-representation of curators from diverse backgrounds at senior levels within the visual arts. The participants were selected as the result of an open call and will work … Read More

Jiyoon Lee: Biennales in Korea

Since the early 1990s, there have been unparalleled changes in art policy, art infrastructure and art practice in Korea [in this document, the term ‘Korea’ refers only to South Korea, unless otherwise stated.] (Goh 2006, Lee 2006, Oh 2006, Kim, B.K. et al 2007, Youn 2007). In the years prior … Read More

Arts Council England awards ICF £300,000 for new project Tactical Interventions

The International Curators Forum in partnership with UAL University of the Arts London has been awarded £300,000 for Tactical Interventions: Curating the first ever Diaspora Pavilion. The project will heighten visibility artists from diverse backgrounds working in England. 10 artists from racially and culturally diverse backgrounds will be selected to participate in the … Read More

Sonia Boyce presents Exqusite Cacophony for the 56th Venice Biennale

  Elaine Mitchener and Astronautalis performing at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London. This performance was featured in the new art work Exquisite Cacophony by Sonia Boyce. Elaine Mitchener and Astronautalis performing at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London. This performance was featured in the new art work Exquisite Cacophony … Read More