CIMAM 2013 Annual Conference
Rio de Janeiro 12–14 August

Casa Daros, Rio de Janeiro. Photo by André Nazaré.

Register before 15 July!
Conference program
Conference concept

Last available places
Post-conference tour
Brasilia 16 August

Brasilia in construction by Marcel Gautherot ©Marcel Gautherot

Registration to post-conference tours closes Sunday 30 June 2013!
Post-conference tours to Rio de Janeiro & Brasilia

Travel Grant Program
Thanks to the support received from the SAHA Association, the British Council and Fundación Botín, CIMAM has made possible for professionals from Turkey, Spain and the UK to attend CIMAM 2013 Annual Conference.

SAHA Association
Didem Özbek, co-director, PiST///, Istanbul, Turkey
Pinar Öğrenci, artist and architect, MARS Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey

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

→ British Council
Laurence Sillars, Chief Curator, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK

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

The travel grants funded by the Fundación Cisneros/Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros and the recipients of the travel fellowships funded by a grant awarded to CIMAM by the Getty Foundation, Los Angeles, will be announced by 5 July.

Board Elections 2013
Vote Online!

Current voting members of CIMAM have access to the new online vote form until 26 July 2013.

Elections 2013
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Have you logged in to CIMAM's new website yet? Send an e-mail to to request your new username and password and access the Members Only section of the website.

Free Admission Program
Members Only
30th Biennial of Graphic Arts Ljubljana. Allora & Calzadilla, Intermission (Halloween Afghanistan V), 2012. Courtesy the artists & Lisson Gallery, London.

The 2nd Aichi Triennale, the 30th Biennial of Graphic Arts Ljubljana and the Bergen Assembly have recently joined CIMAM's exclusive Free Admission Program offering CIMAM members free access to their preview days.

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New exhibition available
Touring Exhibitions
Exhibition view, subREAL Retrospect, MNAC 2012, Photo: Larisa Sitar.

A new show on tour has been posted by MNAC / National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest. subREAL Retrospect, curated by Raluca Velisar is available as of October 2013.
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CIMAM’s new website design makes it easier to upload your exhibition. Try the Touring Exhibitions database!
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Open calls and appointments

Abdellah Karroum, Member of CIMAM, has been appointed Director of Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art, Doha, Qatar

Abdellah Karroum, curator, researcher and independent artistic director, will assume his new role at Mathaf in June 2013. He will provide curatorial and managerial leadership and supervise the museum’s daily operations. He will also oversee the planning and activities of the museum including Collections conservation, Education and Public Programs, Research and Library, and Communications and Publishing. Mathaf’s program of exhibitions and events explores and celebrates art by Arab artists and offers an Arab perspective on international modern and contemporary art.
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Tate Britain is recruiting for the position of Curator of Contemporary British Art
This position is responsible for contributing to the programe of displays of the Collection and exhibitions, and to the development of the Collection by means of acquisitions and research of British art from circa 1980 onwards.
Deadline → 2 July 2013 at 17:00
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The Institute of Modern Art is seeking new Director
The Institute of Modern Art Board is seeking a new and innovative Director to creatively lead the organization through its next phase of development. 

Founded in 1975, the IMA is a highly respected Australian contemporary art space and the hub of contemporary-art life in Brisbane and the state of Queensland.
Deadline → 15 July 2013
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Artspace, Sydney, seeking new Executive Director
This is a rare opportunity to lead and shape the future direction of a dynamic international contemporary visual arts organization. The Executive Director will drive an artistic program that is ambitious in local, national and international contexts. We are looking for visionary curatorial practice in the contemporary arts, combined with strategic and business acumen.
Deadline → 15 July 2013 at 17:00
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