Great Curatorial Work Comes from Great Collaborations with Artists: A Curator’s Takeaways from the Emerging Curators Retreat

A work by Olafur Eliasson's at the Underground Museum

Earlier this summer, NINE dot ARTS Associate Curator Arielle Myers had the opportunity to attend Otis College of Art and Design’s first Emerging Curators Retreat. Arielle joined professional curators, artists and thinkers alike on the retreat in Los Angeles to listen in on talks, conversations and presentations from some of the most established curators and artists in the country. The program, which focuses specifically on Los Angeles’ local art scene, aims to attract emerging, talented and diverse individuals looking to advance their artistic and curatorial skills, while allowing them the opportunity to engage with the local art community and advance their careers as curators.

Read more from Arielle as she shares a few of her favorite experiences from the retreat, including the retreat’s emphasis on the importance of great collaborations with artists! Read more