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September 8-11, 2022   Javits Center

In 2021, The Armory Show hosted the fourth annual Curatorial Leadership Summit chaired by Valerie Cassel Oliver

ABOUT CLS

The Armory Show’s Curatorial Leadership Summit is an annual, invitation-only daylong program that aims to foster innovation in the curatorial landscape. Previous summits have invited museum directors and curators from around the world to explore, debate, and challenge important topics addressing the curatorial community. Following the closed-door session, panelists will deliver a keynote presentation which is open to the public.

CURATORIAL LEADERSHIP SUMMIT: PUBLIC DISCUSSION

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2021
Armory Live Theater | Javits Center

Valerie Cassel Oliver, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, and the 2021 Curatorial Leadership Summit Chair, in conversation with Lowery Stokes Sims, Curator and Art Historian.


"What happens within the museum may seem peripheral to the world around us, but the reality is that it has the power to shape our understanding of who we are as a community." — Valerie Cassel Oliver