As part of the activities concerning the 31st Bienal de São Paulo exhibition (September 2nd – December 7th 2014) São Paulo Bienal is hosting a three-week curatorial workshop titled A Tool Box for Cultural Organization.
Leaded by 31th Bienal curatorial team (Charles Esche, Galit Eilat, Pablo Lafuente, Nuria Enguita Mayo and Oren Sagiv), the workshop will give 15 young curators, artists, writers or cultural activators the possibility of engaging in a discussion about organisation and intervention in artistic and cultural contexts, and intends to provide them with key tools for engaging critically in artistic and cultural production today.
Invited speakers include: Ana Longoni, Charles Esche, Ekaterina Degot, Gali Eilat, Ivo Mesquita, Oren Sagiv, Orlando Maneschy, Nuria Enguita Mayo, Pablo Lafuente, Ricardo Basbaum, Sandi Hilal & Alessandro Petti, Suely Rolnik, Vasif Kortun and Walid Raad.
A Tool Box for Cultural Organization
Workshop in three parts
27-31 January 2014
12-16 May 2014
6-10 October 2014
Monday to Friday, 1pm-8pm
São Paulo, Brazil
The workshop is free of charge and 15 participants will be selected after an open submission call. The selection will be made on the basis of their past activities and a written presentation articulating the reasons for their interest in the programme. Applicants must speak Portuguese or Spanish + English and be engaged in artistic and cultural production.
Applicants should send CV or Portfolio + Cover Letter (up to 500 words) to
until 25 November 2013.
Applications will be assessed by the curatorial team, and successful applications will be notified by 16 December 2013.