Art of curating

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  • 1. The Art of Curating
    curator |kyortr; kyortr; kyortr|nouna keeper or custodian of a museum or other collection.
  • 2. What are Curators responsible for?
    Overseeing the Collection: acquiring, negotiating loans, proper storage
    Creating Exhibitions: careful planning, selecting pieces toward a specific theme, researching, labeling
    Fundraising and Promotion: raising money, applying for grants, creating publicity
    Education and Training: Masters degree (or higher) in art history, or related field
  • 3. Creating Labels
    Artist Information: name, Address (Gallery or Museum)
    Title: title of piece, or list as untitled
    Date: year or time period
    Image Size: always height by width (no h or w needed)
    Medium: material used