Become a CIMAM Member and be part of the international community of curators and directors of contemporary art museums and collections.
Through our variety of programs, we provide the international contemporary art community with a frame of reference for the analysis and qualification of new forms of institutional practice; a platform to debate and exchange innovative models of curatorial and artistic best practices; a network to advocate for the rights and concerns of modern and contemporary museum directors and curators; and an ideal context to enable the understanding of the nature, functions and roles of contemporary art organizations worldwide.
Institutional membership is open to Museums and Collections with more than three years existence. Individual membership is open to Museum professionals such as directors and curators. Independent curators are also eligible. Individuals and institutions willing to join CIMAM’s membership program agree to ICOM Code of Ethics for Museums
and CIMAM’s Principles of Deaccession
. The board of CIMAM evaluates each application individually.
Adhesion to CIMAM entitles members to the following benefits: free entry to most contemporary art institutions and biennials worldwide; discount rates for CIMAM's Annual Conference; Members Only
access to CIMAM's Members directory, periodical Newsletters and access to the Touring Exhibition Database.