Thursday, 15 November 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
Object Ecologies Exhibition Now Open!

Object Ecologies, an exhibition by the Centre of Curating the Archive, opened at the South African Museum on Saturday the 3rd of November. The event was well attended with the University of Cape Town's Vice-Chancellor, Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng, giving an inspiring opening speech. 

Publication Date:
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 15:30
CCA exhibition opening soon: Object Ecologies

As part of a mutual interest in the mobility of objects, we present four mobile museums, each curated with differing intentions and effects. One details the global perambulations of the rhinoceros; another the botanical ecology of a medicine chest; the third, death and sacrifice in three iterations; and the fourth a collection of museum objects convened by emerging curators.

Publication Date:
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 15:30
Onthouers | Rememberers website launched

The Centre for Curating the Archive’s Onthouers | Rememberers project launched on the weekend of the 18th of September at the Liggiesfees in Clanwilliam. Members of the Clanwilliam and Algeria communities joined to view the website and Dr Siona O’Connell’s latest documentary film, Uitgesmyt.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 12:45