Thinking Contemporary Curating

by Terry Smith



By Terry Smith. Introduction by Kate Fowle
Softcover, 272 pages, 54 B&W illustrations
Published by Independent Curators International (ICI), 2012

Thinking Contemporary Curating is available as digital and softcover versions and is distributed by Distributed Art Publishers (DAP), ISBN: 978-0-916365-86-8. Paperback, 6.25 x 8.5 inches, 256 pages, 25 black-and-white illustrations. $19.95.


Touring Conversation Series:

December 6, 2013, “Recurating: When Exhibitions Become Reified,” panel and book launch, Monash University Curatorial Program, MOTO, Melbourne

September 14, Discussion with Paul O’Neill and Liam Gillick, New Museum, New York

August 24, 2013, Thinking Contemporary Curating Book launch and lecture, Metelkova Museum of Contemporary Art, Ljubljana

August 3, 2013, Urgent Talks, Discussion with Mami Kataoka, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo

July 24, 2013, NIEA master class on Thinking Contemporary Curating, College of Fine Arts, UNSW

February 16, 2013, “Terry Smith in Conversation with Julian Myers,” discussion, College Art Association Annual Meeting, New York


December 12, 2012, “Contemporary Art Museums; Discussion with Claire Bishop,” National Institute for Experimental Arts, College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales, Sydney

Terry Smith in Conversation with Mary Jane Jacob, Executive Director of Exhibitions, SAIC
Sunday, November 18, 1–3 PM
The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
220 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

Terry Smith
Monday, November 19, closed-door session
The School of Art Institute of Chicago
37 South Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL 60603

Terry Smith in Conversation with Jens Hoffmann, Director, Wattis Institute of Contemporary Art
Tuesday, October 23, 7–9 PM
Wattis Institute for Contemporary Art
California College of the Arts
350 Kansas Street, San Francisco, CA 94107

Terry Smith in Conversation with Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev, Artistic Director, dOCUMENTA(13)
Sunday, October 14, 3 PM
The New Museum
235 Bowery, New York, NY 10002

Terry Smith in Conversation with Sofia Hernández Chong Cuy, Curator, Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros
Sunday, September 30, 3–4 PM
New York Art Book Fair
22-25 Jackson Avenue, Long Island City, NY 11101

Book Launch & Reading with Terry Smith
Tuesday, September 18, 7–9 PM
New York University
Department of Art History
300 Silver Center, 3rd floor
100 Washington Square East
New York, NY 10003

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