January 15 – February 27, 2015
Independent Curators International presents Project 35 Volume 2, a program of single-channel videos selected by 35 international curators from 6 continents. Each curator chose one work for this compilation, showcasing a variety of artists’ takes on the medium.Project 35 Volume 2 has traveled to many institutions and is now on view at on view in the Van Every Gallery at Davidson College. Project 35 Volume 2 is a traveling exhibition produced by Independent Curators International (ICI), New York. The exhibition is made possible, in part, by grants from the Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation, and the Robert Lehman Foundation; the ICI Board of Trustees; and donors to ICI’s Access Fund.
In 2010 Independent Curators International (ICI) launched Project 35, a program of single-channel videos selected by 35 international curators who each chose one work from an artist they think is important for audiences around the world to experience today. The resulting selection has been presented simultaneously in more than 30 venues around the globe, inspiring discourse in places as varied as Berlin, Germany; Cape Town, South Africa; Lagos, Nigeria; Los Angeles, California; New Orleans, Louisiana; Skopje, Macedonia; Storrs, Connecticut; Taipei, Taiwan; and Tirana, Albania. Following the widespread popularity and success of Project 35, ICI collaborated with 35 more international curators to produce Project 35 Volume 2.
Opening Reception – Thursday, January 22, 2015, 6:00-8:00pm, Belk Visual Arts Center