Grantees 2013

Thanks to the support of the Getty Foundation, Los Angeles, Fundación Cisneros/Colección Patricia Phelps de CisnerosSAHA Association, the British Council and Fundación Botín, CIMAM has granted 25 professionals to attend the Annual Conference New Dynamics in Museums: Curator, Artwork, Public, Governance to be held in Rio de Janeiro and hosted by MAM Rio, Museo de Arte Moderna do Rio de Janeiro, 12–14 August.

The support from the Getty Foundation enabled 15 contemporary art professionals residing in countries with Emerging Market and Developing Economies to attend CIMAM’s 2013 Annual Conference.

→ Magnolia de la Garza Molina, Associate curator, Museo Tamayo, Mexico City, Mexico
→ Tandazani Dhlakama , Curator for Education, National Gallery of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe
→ Nellya Dzhamanbaeva, Executive Director, Capacity Building Foundation, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic
→ Krzysztof Gutfranski, Curator, writer and researcher , Torun, Poland
→ Mia Jankowicz, Independent curator, Cairo, Egypt
→ Jane Koh, Curatorial Executive, Yellow River Arts Centre, Yinchuan City, Ningxia, China
→ Lian Ladia, Independent Curator / Co-founder, Plantingrice.com, Quezon City, Philippines
→ Riason Naidoo, Director, Iziko Museums of South Africa, Cape Town, South Africa
→ Amila Ramovic, Executive Director, Ars Aevi Museum of Contemporary Art Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina
→ Akansha Rastogi, Associate Curator, Programming and Exhibitions, Kiran Nadar Museum of Art, New Delhi, India
→ John Angel Rodriguez, Art Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art Bogota, Bogota
→ Meghna Singh, Curator, Centre for African Studies Gallery, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
→ Deniz Tezucan, Manager of Research and Programs, SALT, İstanbul, Turkey
→ Raluca Voinea, Curator and Co-director, tranzit.ro, Bucharest, Romania
→ André von Ah, Curator, Domino, Zagreb, Croatia

The Fundación Cisneros/Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros awarded 5 travel grants to contemporary art professionals residing in Latin America, Central America and the Caribbean to attend CIMAM’s 2013 Annual Conference.

→ Rodolfo Andaur, Contemporary Art Curator, Crear Foundation, Iquique, Chile
→ Tatiana Cuevas, Independent curator, Mexico City, Mexico
→ Florencia Portocarrero, Independent curator, Lima, Peru
→ Gabriela Sáenz, General Director, TEOR/éTica Foundation, San José, Costa Rica
→ Nicole Smythe-Johnson, Senior Curator, National Gallery of Jamaica, Kingston, Jamaica

SAHA Association awarded 2 travel grants to contemporary art professionals from Turkey to attend CIMAM’s 2013 Annual Conference.

→ Pinar Ögrenci, Artist and Architect, MARS Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
→ Didem Özbek, Artist, Designer and Co-founder, PiST///, Istanbul, Turkey

The Fundación Botín awarded 2 travel grants to contemporary art professionals from Spain to attend CIMAM’s 2013 Annual Conference.

→ Nuria Enguita, Curator and editor, Valencia, Spain
→ Laurence Rassel, Director, Fundació Antoni Tàpies, Barcelona, Spain

The British Council, awarded 1 travel grant to a contemporary art professional from United Kingdom to attend CIMAM’s 2013 Annual Conference. The award was part of the Transform, Museum Development Program Brazil-UK.

→ Laurence Sillars, Chief Curator, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, United Kingdom

→ CIMAM Travel Grant Program
→ Precedent Grantees