Grantees 2014

Thanks to the generous support of the Getty Foundation, the Fundación Cisneros/Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros and Qatar Museums / Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art, CIMAM has granted 32 professionals to attend the Annual Conference Museums in Progress: Public interest, private resources? to be held in Doha, Qatar and hosted by Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art, 9–11 November.

The Getty Foundation, Los Angeles, has awarded travel grants to attend CIMAM’s 2014 Annual Conference to:

→ Antonia Alampi, Curator, Beirut, Cairo, Egypt
→ Sona Asatrian, Independant Curator, Yerevan, Armenia
→ Leonid Bazhanov, Art Director and Curator, National Centre for Contemporary Arts (NCCA), Moscow, Russian Federation
→ Rachel Dedman, Independent Curator, Beirut, Lebanon
→ Pamela Desjardins, Resident Curator, FLORA ars + natura, Bogotá, Colombia
→ Andrick Caesar Francisco, Consultant, Lopez Museum and Library, Quezon City, Philippines
→ Khatuna Khabuliani, Art Critic and Curator, Tbilisi State Academy of Art, Tbillisi, Georgia
→ Purity Senewa Kinaiyia, Art Educator, National Museums of Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya
→ Boris Kostadinov, Art History and Theory of Art, National Academy of Fine Arts, Sofia, Bulgaria
→ Juste Kostikovaite, Curator, Blind Carbon Copy and Common Interests / Bendri Reikalai, Vilnius, Lithuania
→ Savita Kumari, Assistant Professor, National Museum Institute, New Delhi, India
→ Yameli Mera, Curator, Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros, Mexico City, Mexico
→ Tihomir Milovac, Chief Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art Zagreb, Croatia
→ Varda Nisar, Curator, ArtChowk, Karachi, Pakistan
→ Andrea Pacheco, Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art, Santiago de Chile, Chile
→ Ilze Gabriela Petroni, Forensic Curator, Córdoba, Argentina
→ Valeria Piccoli, Chief Curator, Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
→ Magda Radu, Curator and Art Historian, The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest, Romania
→ Maija Rudovska, Independent Curator, Riga, Latvia
→ Jekatierina Szczeka, Collection Manager, Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
→ Giuliana Vidarte, Independent Curator, Charla Parásita, Lima, Peru
→ Michelle Wong, Researcher, Asia Art Archive, Hong Kong, China

The Fundación Cisneros/Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, has awarded travel grants to attend CIMAM’s 2014 Annual Conference to:

→ Holly Bynoe, Editor and Curator, ARC Magazine, Belmont, Bequia, Saint Vincent & the Grenadines
→ Amanda Coulson, Director, National Art Gallery of The Bahamas, Nassau, The Bahamas
→ Felipe Chaimovich, Curator, Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
→ Mariana David, Director, Muca Roma, UNAM, Mexico City, Mexico
→ Josefina Pichardo, Museographer, Museum of Modern Art, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
→ Giuliana Vidarte, Independent Curator, Charla Parásita, Lima, Peru

Qatar Museums and Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern supported the attendance of 5 contemporary art professionals from Africa, Qatar, the GCC countries and Brazil, in the context of the Qatar Brazil Year of Culture:

Marta Mestre, Assistant Curator, Museu of Modern Art Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Reema Fadda, DPhil candidate in Oriental Studies, The University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
→ Areej Zarrouq, Director, Sudan Film Factory, Khartoum, Sudan
Alanoud Al Buainain, Project Coordinator, Public Art Dpt., Qatar Museums, Doha, Qatar
→ Ghada Ali Al Khater, Exhibition Designer, Qatar Museums, Doha, Qatar

We have received over 100 travel grant applications. Thank you for your interest in CIMAM’s Travel Grant Program!

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