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.
Open to students in all design disciplines, the course aims to infuse a deep understanding of built and intangible cultural heritage and the natural environment in design. And enrich, interpret, plan, and integrate heritage places with sensitive and compatible design. The Master of Design in Heritage Design, Planning, and Management prepares students with the skills, knowledge, and tools to identify, document, evaluate, protect, manage, interpret cultural and natural heritage. [+]
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. [+]
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. [+]
The University Rehabilitation Master and Heritage Restoration (MGICR) trains professionals in the field of rehabilitation and restoration with a high level of theoretical and practical knowledge in aspects of diagnosis, intervention techniques or knowledge of injuries items construction of traditional systems. [+]
The Graduate School of the European University, offers an innovative training in the areas of Architecture and Building, Civil, Industrial, Aerospace and ICT. [+]
Curation is a process of mediation and creative thinking and this course will provide a direct experience of developing and managing this practice [+]
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.... [-]