Duration: 17 April – 23 May 2017, unfolding across 9 evening sessions
Application deadline: Monday, 6 March 2017
Participation fee: 800 SGD (+ 7% GST)
NTU CCA Singapore is conducting a short critical art writing course. This intensive program dedicated to different formats of art writing consists of keynote lectures, preparatory readings, writing exercises, and focused workshops and discussions. Guided by leading local and international practitioners, participants will undertake excursions to exhibitions, write reviews, discuss results during focused workshops, and acquire tools to develop their reading, analysing, formulating, and editing skills. This course approaches various methods and techniques, offering a privileged access to a broad range of knowledge sources and the valuable professional experience of renowned writers and editors.
This workshop is intended for recent graduates or professionals in related fields, such as art critics, curators, artists, writers, journalists, gallery assistants, art professionals, or educators. It is divided into three sections, each led by a different internationally renowned visiting expert committed to providing personalised guidance. In the end, each participant will have produced three polished reviews of different lengths and styles.
Monday, 17 April 2017, 7.00 – 8.30pm
Monday and Tuesday, 24 and 25 April 2017, 7.00 – 10.00pm
Tuesday, 2 May 2017, 7.00 – 8.30pm
Monday and Tuesday, 8 and 9 May 2017, 7.00 – 10.00pm
Monday, 15 May 2017, 7.00 – 8.30pm
Monday and Tuesday, 22 and 23 May 2017, 7.00 – 10.00pm
Note: Between each part, participants are asked to read three recommended readings, selected by invited guest lecturers, to prepare for upcoming sessions.
– CV (max. 2 pages)
– Cover Letter/Letter of Intent (250 words)
– Up to 3 short writing samples
Note: All applicants must be able to commit to the full duration of the programme.