This is a new collaborative and cross-cultural curatorial professional development and exhibition programme for early to mid-career visual arts curators from South Asia to work with the British Council Collection’s moving image works. The programme is delivered in partnership by the British Council, LUX and Art South Asia Project (ASAP).

The selection process is underway. The open call was open to, early to mid-career visual arts curators based in Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. Participants were invited to apply with a curatorial proposal and support from an exhibition venue in their home country.

The selected participants will receive:

•            Mentoring support from LUX and ASAP

•            Professional development opportunities and networking

•            Fully funded research trip to the UK in Autumn 2024

•            Opportunity to work with moving image works in the British Council visual arts collection

•            Logistical and financial support to stage a final exhibition

•            Curatorial fee


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