Masters Programs in Curating

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A masters degree in Curating is a multidisciplinary masters program that cuts across a variety of fields. Students taking the masters program are provided with a structure for reflecting and acting on their reflections, learning and organization in art institutions and the public sphere.

A master in curating student is expected to participate in several project works and exhibitions while undertaking the program in the university. Major activities that a student enrolled in the program is expected to undertake include: instruction modules, seminars, group activities and lectures from lecturers affiliated to various art fields.

It is imperative for a student enrolled for a masters degree in curating to get practical experience. Normally, internships are obtained in places such as museums, libraries, art galleries and special collections places. To enroll in a masters program in curating, it is a prerequisite to have a bachelors degree in a related field. Job opportunities for students who undertake this masters program are more or less the same as the places for internships. However, other jobs available for graduates of the program include: museum technicians, curatorial assistants in large museums or a restorer in small museums.

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MA In Art, Heritage Management And Cultural Tourism

School of Tourism and Hospitality - The OSTELEA Barcelona
Campus Full time October 2016 Spain Barcelona

Ostelea has decided to implement a Master in Management of Cultural Heritage and Tourism which aims to train professionals and managers in managing assets in the field of national and international tourism industry. The master also aims to provide a solid foundation in the economy of culture and the management and analysis of heritage management models. [+]

Masters in Curating. In recent decades, the cultural and tourism consumption the tangible and intangible heritage has highlighted the need for innovative proposals as well as specialized professionals in the workplace. In many countries, the tourism industry and cultural industries currently represent one of the main economic activities. In this context, tourism and cultural and natural heritage constitute a new reality in both the public and private sectors, and open up new scenarios and opportunities for professionals in management, planning and promotion of products and services related to this field. Ostelea has decided to implement a program Master of Arts, Heritage Management and Cultural Tourism which aims to train professionals and managers in managing assets in the field of national and international tourism industry. The master also aims to provide a solid foundation in the economy of culture and the management and analysis of heritage management models. Why study the Master in Art Management Cultural Heritage and Tourism Ostelea: Ostelea is affiliated member of the World Tourism Organization (OMT), leader in the global tourism governance. Join WTO in initiatives such as the Knowledge Network guarantees the academic quality of the program. Eight fieldwork in cultural and tourist sites around Barcelona and Madrid. Emphasis on the development of theoretical, axiological and heuristic knowledge: the purpose of employing comprehensive skills for professional performance. Research Group: Part of the faculty of the Master is integrated into the Group of Multidisciplinary Research in Tourism EAE (GRIT-EAE), which focuses its scientific production in the field of international tourism management. GOALS The Master of Arts, Cultural Heritage Management and Tourism will allow you to: UNDERSTANDING THE KEY OF CULTURAL HERITAGE Understanding the keys own natural, cultural, tangible and intangible heritage of an area in order to promote projects of appreciation, conservation, dissemination and promotion of tourism as an added value of a destination. BRANDING Train professionals in heritage management from the multidisciplinary perspective of the tourism sector in the process of branding and image of destination. SYNERGIES touristically manage cultural and natural heritage, creating synergies between public and private actors to provide identity destinations, differentiation, quality and competitiveness NEW Travel Experiences Develop new tourism experiences from the cultural and natural assets in the regional local tourism promotion, regional and / or, without losing sight of the didactic, educational background of the heritage and identity. MANAGE THE HERITAGE Use tourism as a means to develop local economies, create social fabric and seek improvement, heritage conservation and sustainability. Provide the tools to manage and to value the heritage tourism consumption tools for professionals. CURRICULUM The Master of Arts, Heritage Management and Cultural Tourism Ostelea is classified into 5 modules: Governance and planning of tourism products and destinations. Heritage and tourism development. tourism management of cultural heritage. Cultural Management. Master Thesis work. Within each of these modules different subjects are presented. Professional careers Professions Career Services is a support area for students and alumni Our goal is to guide and accompany the student to reach new professional goals and achieve a better match between your expectations and professional interests with the labor market. Career Services Careers Employment Workshops Company Meetings Graduate Programme Weekly Newsletter 4th year degree Itineraries Entrepreneurs Online job forum Professional outings Equipment asset manager for tourist use. Manager and coach museum and / or museological companies. Responsible for local development of cultural, natural and tourism. Professional tourism enterprises specialized in cultural issues (travel agencies and radio reception, tour operators, reservation centers, etc.). Revitalizing cultural spaces for tourist use. Cultural manager of the historic, artistic and natural heritage. Planner and manager of cultural tourism destinations. Professional cultural tourism (brokerage, planning, product development, design strategic plans for territory). Tourist and cultural consultant (exhibitions, galleries, fairs, etc.). Consultant / adviser on public and / or private. Entrepreneur in the sector. Degree The participant who successfully completes the program will take TRIPLE CERTIFICATION: The Masters in Management of Cultural Heritage and Tourism by The Ostelea, School of Tourism & Hopitality. The Masters in Management of Cultural Heritage and Tourism by EAE Business School. The degree of the University of Lleida (Campus Barcelona) or the degree of the Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (Madrid Campus) [-]

Contemporary Art Conservation - First Level Master

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Venice
Campus Full time 12 months March 2017 Italy Venice

The theme of the Contemporary Art Conservation is a crucial issue, now at the center of ongoing debates and controversies. The variety and originality of materials used, the ephemeral and the perishable nature of some works, the use of new media and to end the immateriality of some performances and happenings mean that it is a field in constant and rapid development in which specialists are lacking professionals who can deal with this enormous and priceless heritage. From this starting point and individual specificities of the two sites, Academy of Fine Arts Aldo Galli - IED Como and the European Institute of Design in Venice have formed a partnership that offers an ambitious project of Higher Education: Masters in Contemporary Art Conservation, a program centered on the theme of conservation of contemporary works of art and restoration of the materials used in its production. [+]

THIS PROGRAM 'TAUGHT IN ENGLISH Who is The course is aimed at those who wish to acquire a theoretical and practical specific part of the contemporary conservation, both at work preserving level of work on it. While representing an asset, previous studies in fine arts academies and schools of restoration are not a prerequisite to be able to access the course. Structure and Methodology The goal of the Master in Contemporary Art Conservation is to outline a methodologically address to critically address the existing problems in the conservation field, including whether, how and when to intervene on the work. Organized in modules, the course is divided into two parts, held at the premises of Venice and Como, which will offer a unique opportunity to study and investigation by the intervention of professionals-teachers working in the field and the opportunity to visit and get to know museums and institutions of the most important in the world. Will be held at Venice IED courses related to the field of conservation, analyzing, after a historic-artistic introductory session, the critical issues and issues related to equipment, handling and preventive conservation of contemporary works of art. They will also address issues related to them, in order to develop specific skills related to the production of economic value, as an assistant to the cultural and symbolic typical of works of art. At the Academy of Fine Arts Aldo Galli - IED Como, it will be carried out the study related to the theme of the contemporary restoration, examining the evolution of the theory and the applied restoration techniques, the different methodological approaches and related issues new materials used by artists. The workshop part will also provide students with the tools to understand how and when to intervene on the work, such as the possible restoration techniques to be adopted. Complete the course the realization of specific training, on construction sites or in institutions with artistic purposes; the outcome of these placement periods can lead to the definition of a final thesis project connected on field experience. [-]

Master in Curatorial Practice

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Venice
Campus Full time 12 months March 2017 Italy Venice

The Master in Curatorial Practice promoted by IED Venice is a program dealing in a complete and pragmatic way with the exhibition design direction and management related to the art field and beyond, training professionals ready to enter with full rights the art industry. [+]

Masters in Curating. Target This study path is designed for post-graduate students coming from all over the world who want to specialize professionally in the curatorial sector, including museums, galleries, fairs or for auction houses. Previous study in the field of Arts and Management are desirable, but not essential. Methodology and Structure The curriculum of the course consists of surveys of modern and international contemporary art, as well as close consideration of visual arts institutions and practices, training in exhibition organization and public programs in museums and not-for-profit galleries, commissioning, writing, publishing and commercial gallery activity. The teaching combines lecture-based courses, self-initiated research, seminars, site visits, and collaborative work. It also involves the realization of a project in partnership with a national pavilion at the Venice Biennale. The duration of the Masters program is divided as follows: seven months of lectures, lab activities, museum and gallery visits, integrated with individual study, project development and three months dedicated to the elaboration of a final Thesis Project that can be undertaken alone or in a group. The Masters program has a very pragmatic approach, providing students with methodology and a step-by-step path that will lead to the realization of an exhibition project. For that reason its structure is divided into 3 main parts: - AREA 1_THEORY The first part provides students with solid introduction to the history of post-WW2 modern and contemporary art, and a critical analysis of recent trends. The history of exhibitions is analyzed in the light of museology, leading to a consideration of current curatorial strategies. - AREA 2_SKILLS AND EXPERTISE The second part is concerned with specific expertise and skills required to develop an efficient working practice in fields of exhibition organization and management, also placing emphasis on audience development through marketing and learning, writing – as required for publication, fundraising etc – and off-site activity. Driven by renowned professionals, this area will be relevant equally for those wishing to pursue careers either in not-for-profit or commercial art worlds, in auction houses or art fairs, commissioning the production of new art work in museums or in the public realm. - AREA 3_PRACTICE The third part is the realization of a curatorial project, starting from an idea to its concrete realization. They will moreover live the experience of the next 57th International Art Exhibition managed by La Biennale of Venice from a special point of view, and special week inside the main cultural institution located in the city. [-]

Master's Degree In Pathology, Expert Opinion And Sustainable Rehabilitation Of Heritage

Universidad Europea de Madrid (UEM)
Campus Full time 9 months September 2017 Spain Alcobendas

The Graduate School of the European University, offers an innovative training in the areas of Architecture and Building, Civil, Industrial, Aerospace and ICT. [+]

Masters of the art in Spain The Graduate School of the European University, offers an innovative training in the areas of Architecture and Building, Civil, Industrial, Aerospace and ICT. Our qualifications are focused on the student receives an international training, where the company is actively involved in the development of content and professional practices. Masters of Architecture Area The construction sector (Architecture, Building and Engineering) is living in these years worldwide a crisis and rapid changes required at the same time, a number of opportunities and professional challenges they will have to deal these changes. Consider issues such as the global market, internationality, multidisciplinarity, multiculturalism, integration, new technologies, diversity management, change management, etc., is becoming more necessary and required. WHY STUDY IN THE EUROPEAN UNIVERSITY The rate of employability of our graduates is much higher than those of the current job market: "95% of our students find employment in the first year after completing their studies," in places like Mary Angeles Sánchez Ortega, Head in Central Region IDOM. We have agreements with more than 3,500 companies to offer more internship to our students and our graduates employment. leading companies in their sectors such as Acciona, Movistar, BMW Ibérica, Vodafone, Sony Spain, Bp Oil, Iveco Spain, Airbus Spain, Endesa, Ferrovial, Sacyr, etc. We provide a comprehensive, international university education, designed to help students adjust to the workplace and personal development. Our fundamental principle is academic quality, which reinforced with practical classes and use the latest technology in the classroom. The faculty is highly qualified and has extensive teaching experience, professional and research that enriches the education and training of the student. We are part of Laureate International Universities, a global leader in higher education, with over 1,000,000 students in 80 institutions in 28 countries. This schools network power your international presence, facilitating your trip abroad exchange programs. [-]

Master in Curation

Norwich University of the Arts
Campus Full time August 2017 United Kingdom Norwich

Curation is a process of mediation and creative thinking and this course will provide a direct experience of developing and managing this practice [+]

MA Curation

Curation is a process of mediation and creative thinking and this course will provide a direct experience of developing and managing this practice.

This MA is distinctive in that it will appeal to applicants who are creative practitioners and historians of art, design and media as well as those from a humanities or even a science background, who have interests in communicating visually through traditional and alternative spaces.

The course team views curation in its widest sense, and will support you in bringing together objects, still and moving images and/or texts into a coherent, contextualised and critical whole.

The exhibition may encompass a range of public outcomes across the areas of art, design and media, from gallery-based displays to film programmes, from public art to open access archives.... [-]