Call for candidates to host the CIMAM 2017 Annual Conference

The Annual Conference is CIMAM’s most important contribution to the field, a meeting point and an essential resource for the collaboration and cooperation between professionals concerned with modern and contemporary art.

CIMAM has organized 47 annual conferences in more than 30 different cities since its foundation in 1962. Today, the Annual Conference is attended by over 200 directors and curators of modern and contemporary art museums and collections from 50 different countries worldwide.

The Annual Conference aims to anticipate and discuss questions relating to the running and development of contemporary art museums and collections worldwide. Participants also have the privilege of attending private tours and visits to the foremost art museums, art centers, alternative art spaces and commercial galleries in the host city and its surroundings.

If you are a member of CIMAM and wish to host the CIMAM 2017 Annual Conference, please read the guidelines and submit your bid before 10 July 2016. For more information, send us an email to

→ Guidelines for hosting a CIMAM conference
→ Application Form