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Program Details

Institute for Curatorial Practice Museum Professional Program

Program Status:Applications Closed
Apply Now:Currently we are not accepting applications for this program.

We invite museum professionals (curators, directors, staff, librarians, etc) to join us for the second week of the Institute for Curatorial Practice, which will run from Monday, June 12 - Friday, June 16, 2017.

During this week, we explore contemporary curatorial practice, with a focus on exhibition-making and and cross cultural methods. Guest speakers in museum learning, new media curation, and rights management will join the program.

Professionals should submit:

  • a one page proposal detailing how the summer program fits into your professional experience or desired experience. In particular, please address any previous work or experience in critical theory, historical research, material culture, museums, curation, or digital or web design.

Admissions decisions are made on a rolling basis. Only completed applications will be reviewed. In order to secure your place in the program, a $400 non-refundable tuition deposit will be due two weeks after date of acceptance. All program fees must be paid in full by June 1.

Program Fees
Tuition $750
Room $200
Meal Plan $195*

*This fee covers 3 meals a day, every program day.

Important Dates to Remember

March 24: Priority Deadline for all completed and submitted applications to receive a 10% tuition discount

April 21: Deposit Deadline* ($400 deposit must be received in order to secure your spot in the program)

May 1 - Application Deadline (all application materials must be submitted)

May 15 - Payment Deadline (all payments must be submitted)

*If you apply after the deposit deadline, your $400 deposit will be due once you are accepted to guarantee your spot in the program.


If you have any questions, please contact

Hampshire College is an equal opportunity institution, committed to diversity in education and employment.

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