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Monday, 24 September 2018
Applications for Honours in Curatorship 2019 now open!

Applications for the Honours in Curatorship course are now open through until 31 October.

The Honours Programme in Curatorship is offered by the Michaelis School of Fine Art and hosted by the Centre for Curating the Archive in close collaboration with Iziko Museums of Cape Town.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 14:00
Uitgesmyt documentary

The Centre for Curating the Archive's latest documentary project Uitgesmyt, in collaboration with the University of Pretoria, premiered on the 12th of July.

Publication Date:
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 10:45
The 10th Berlin Biennale is not interested in prescribed blackness

Amogelang Maledu, of the honours in curatorship class of 2018, writes on the 10th Berlin Biennale curated by South African, Gabi Ngcobo. Maledu looks at how Ngcobo refuses essentialist positions that will box her curation into stringent identity politics, identity politics that are often assumed because of her blackness.

Publication Date:
Friday, September 7, 2018 - 12:00
Chance pairing/proximal encounter with bust of Charles Darwin and taxidermied Corvidae: Cephalism and human thought

Melissa Waters, of the Honours in Curatorship class of 2018, writes about one of her experiences in Berlin. The students went on a trip, funded by the Mellon Foundation, to visit the 10th Berlin Biennale curated by South African Gabi Ngcobo. However, once in Berlin they found the city had many other curated spaces to explore, as well as the Biennale, including the Natural History Museum.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 11:30

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