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Curatorial Fellowship Opportunities from Contemporary Art Society

The Contemporary Art Society and the Whitechapel Gallery are currently offering three curatorial fellowships providing a unique opportunity to undertake substantial research into public collections in England:
The Curatorial Fellow (Midlands). Hosted by Wolverhampton Art Gallery
The fellow will focus on the positioning of particular works of art and the debates and discourses that have surrounded their perceived and actual value
Display at Whitechapel Gallery, 20 March – 1 June 2014
Tour Rugby Art Gallery & Museum: June – August 2014

The Curatorial Fellow (East Coast). Hosted by Ferens Art Gallery, Hull
The fellow will focus on the role of art schools as sites of making and production (recognising their particular relationships to past industries)
Display at Whitechapel Gallery: 10 December 2013 – 9 March 2014
Tour Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art: March – June 2014
The Curatorial Fellow (South). Hosted by Brighton Museum & Art Gallery
The fellow will focus on the role of individuals in creating vision for particular collections.
Display at Whitechapel Gallery 12 June – 6 September 2014.
Tour Towner (Eastbourne): September – December 2014
Bursary: £10,000

Timeframe: Fellows to research with collections - June to September 2013
In addition to the research period the fellows will be involved in the installation at Whitechapel Gallery and will contribute to the public programme at the Contemporary Art Society and Whitechapel Gallery during the display. An additional fee is available for their involvement in the tour.

Deadline: 5pm, 3 May 2013

More information and application forms can be found here.


TPWM / CAS Art Market Discussion Event Feedback

The Discussion Event took place on Tuesday 13 March and we have had excellent feedback from those that came along.  

Around 60 people attended, including many artists to hear about how the art market operates and to contribute to a lively debate.

For those of you who were unable to make it, we have made notes from the Event available here.

We have also provided a list of resources at the bottom of the posting for relevant resources and further reading .