Why Ugliness Matters

Why ugliness matters. Our capacity for appreciating the revolting, disgusting, horrific, and abject is among our deepest shared responses to the world: "Why ugliness matters. Our capacity for appreciating the revolting, disgusting, horrific, and abject is among our deepest shared responses to the world" (Via Arts & Letters Daily.)

Whitney Museum seeks a curator

Seeking curator: Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Photo: Ed Lederman, 2015. Seeking Curator Whitney Museum of American Art 99 Gansevoort Street New York, New York 10014 United States whitney.org The Whitney Museum seeks a curator with an extraordinary record of exhibitions and publications. The position requires strong expertise…

Museum Work in the US

Museum work in America has always required an unusual mixture of scholarship, showmanship, and prodigous talent for raising money: "Museum work in America has always required an unusual mixture of scholarship, showmanship, and prodigous talent for raising money" (Via Weekly Standard.)

Call-to-Artists – Broward County

Studio Space Available Studio 18 in the Pines provides affordable studio space to emerging and mid-career artists.  Artists committed to their artistic development with a desire to become a member of a dynamic artistic community are invited to tour Studio 18 in the Pines at 1101 Poinciana Drive, Pembroke Pines…

Calls to Artists – May 2016

360 Xochi Quetzal Free WINTER 2016 Residency Program in Central Mexico VIEW MORE INFO (callforentry.org) APPLY TO THIS CALL Call Type: Residencies Eligibility: International City: Durham State: North Carolina Fee: $39.00 (360 XOCHI QUETZAL: Winter 2016 Application Fee) Entry Deadline: 8/7/16 Days remaining to deadline: 91 Number of Applications Allowed:…

Calls-to-Artists – April 2016

KARST Curatorial OPENCALL : 2017 Deadline: 25th April 2016 Application fee: none KARST is announcing a new international open call to curators, collaborators and artists to submit exhibition proposals for 2017/18. We are particularly interested in projects that seek to exhibit challenging and experimental work, engaging with new ideas of…