National Gallery Singapore
The Roles and Responsibilities of Museums in Civil Society
10 – 12 November 2017
Thanks to the generous support of the Getty Foundation, MALBA–Fundación Costantini, the Fubon Art Foundation and Alserkal Programming CIMAM has granted 31 professionals to attend the Annual Conference The Roles and Responsibilities of Museums in Civil Society that was held in Singapore, 10 – 12 November 2017.
→ The Getty Foundation has awarded support to 20 professionals residing in countries with emerging market and developing economies:
Riksa Afiaty, Independent Curator, South Jakarta, Indonesia
Mahnaz Asadi, Head of Museum, Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHHTO), Tehran, Iran
Thi Thanh Mai Bui, Vice Director, Vietnam National Museum of Fine Arts, Hanoi, Vietnam
Renata Cervetto, Coordinator Education Department, Latin American Art Museum of Buenos Aires (MALBA), Buenos Aires, Argentina
Lydia Gatundu Galavu, Art Curator, National Museums of Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya
Kevser Guler Cinkaya, Curatorial Researcher, Arter Museum Project, Istanbul, Turkey
Tatiana Kochubinska, Curator of the Research Platform, Pinchuk Art Centre, Kiev, Ukraine
Vikash Kumar, Senior Assistant Director, Art & Culture Division, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry Noida, India;
Viviana Kuri, Director and Chief Curator, Museo de Arte de Zapopan (MAZ), Guadalajara, Mexico
Pablo León de la Barra, Curator, Guggenheim / MASP / MAC, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Samal Mamytova, Head of the Center for Fine Arts of Kazakhstan, Kasteyev State Museum of Arts of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Almaty, Kazakhstan
Gretel Medina, Curator, Centro de Desarrollo de las Artes Visuales (CDAV), Havana, Cuba
Riason Naidoo, Independent Curator, Cape Town, South Africa;
Manuela Ochoa Ronderos, Museo Nacional de la Memoria, Bogotá, Colombia
Jovanka Popova, Curator and Program Coordinator, press to exit project space, Skopje, Macedonia
Luiza Proença, Independent Curator and Researcher, São Paulo, Brazil
Vaishnavi Ramanathan, Curator and Researcher, Piramal Art Foundation, Chennai, India
Hanna Samarskaya, Curator, Manager of Culture, Month of Photography in Minsk, Minsk, Belarus
Marta Skowrońska-Markiewicz, Head of Education, Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
Svitlana Tsurkan, Curator of Education, National Art and Culture Museum Complex “Mystetskyi Arsenal”, Kiev, Ukraine.
→ MALBA–Fundación Costantini has awarded support to 4 professionals from Latin America:
Maria Jose Chavarria Zamora, Chief Curator, Museum of CostarricanArt, San José, Cosa Rica
Clarissa Diniz, Curator, Museu de Arte do Rio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Sol Henaro Palomino, Curator/ Documental Collection–MUAC / Arkheia, ContemporaryArt University Museum, Mexico City, Mexico
Caroll Yasky, Head of Collection, Museo de la Solidaridad Salvador Allende, Santiago, Chile.
→ Fubon Art Foundation has awarded support to 4 professionals from Taiwan:
Po-Shin Chiang, Director, Center for Taiwan Art Archive, Tainan City, Taiwan
Pei-Yi Lu, Assistant, Professor, National Taipei University of Education, New Taipei City, Taiwan
Frankie Su, Director, Hong-Gah Museum, Taipei, Taiwan
Nobuo Takamori, Curator, Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, New Taipei City, Taiwan.
→ Alserkal Programming has awarded support to 3 professionals from the Middle East and North Africa region:
Sarah Bahgat, Adjunct Curator and Archives Manager, Townhouse Gallery, Cairo, Egypt
Rachel Dedman, Independent Curator, Palestinian Museum, Beirut, Lebanon
Asmaa Elmongi, Curator & External Cultural Relations Coordinator, Museum of Fine Arts, Alexandria, Egypt.