The art curating requires technical and management knowledge but also creativity and boldness. In this course you will acquire the knowledge, know the methods and obtain work tools necessary for the realization of exhibitions.
The course fee includes 24-hour access for an unlimited time to:
- Lessons for each theme of the program
- Downloadable texts
- Explanatory videos
- Evaluation (1 final questionnaire)
The exhibition of a work of art is an activity that requires care and hard work.
Working with art requires a very extensive knowledge of management, logistics and preservation actions.
At the end of the art curating course, participants will learn how to organize an art exhibition in its various stages, from initial planning to evaluation:
- what an exhibition is;
- what is the role and tasks of the art curator and the art curation team;
- planning and scheduling an art exhibition;
- carry out the assembly of an exhibition and its evaluation;
- establish the appropriate means to communicate with the public;
- understand exhibitions in the digital age.
Who takes this course
The Art curating – exhibition course is for anyone who wants to know how to organize an art exhibition for personal or professional reasons.
It is particularly useful for art curators, museologists, artists, art historians, gallery owners and students of art, art history and museology or cultural communication professionals. It is also very useful for teachers and cultural mediators.
It has no access requirements.
At the end of the course, a training certificate will be issued .
We are a training entity certified by DGERT – Training Entity Certificate No. 1800/2015 – so the certificate has international validity.
The course price (a single payment) includes all content, assessment and certificate. The value is exempt from VAT under paragraph 10 of Article 9 of the CIVA.
The course is organized in parts or modules in order to facilitate the learning sequence. However, you can freely browse the entire course without any restrictions 24 hours a day, according to your interests and your own work method.
You can consult here the Rules of Operation of Online Courses
How it works
- The work of art
- The exhibition of a work of art
- Alternative exhibition spaces
- Five exhibitions that went down in history (and one that should not have happened)
- The curatorial activity: concepts and definitions
- The tasks of the curator
- The role of the art critic
- The Team
- Initial Planning
- Establish the theme / concept
- Define audiences
- Select the collection
- Designing an exhibition project
- The Assembly
- Communication with visitors
- Labels and panels
- Composition of texts
- Print media and Apps
- Preventive Conservation
- The Preventive Conservation
- Risk assessment methodology
- Contingency plan
- Evaluation methodologies
- Assessment levels
- The Exhibitions in the digital age
- The Google Arts & Culture
- Digital Art
- Digital Exhibitions
Overall course evaluation – 4,6
(scale 1 to 5)
What students say about the course
Critical analysis and opportunities for improvement
The course has been updated since May 2020 with content related to the new rules imposed by the pandemic and about digital exhibitions.