The city as a curated space

The research study is considering the current global and local social climate of the culture of cities and how this impacts upon the role of the visual artist in the Australian cities of Melbourne and Sydney. This research evaluates the current climate and will be important in documenting the current status of the methods which have been used to date in planning the city as a curated space. The study considers and rethinks contemporary issues in the area of curating art exhibitions in the urban environment and is intended to assist those working in the area of cultural planning in the future.

Start By 3 March 2008
Completed By 2 September 2011
Funding AHURI (Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute)

Researcher(s) Tammy Hulbert, Elizabeth Grierson, and David Forrest
Program Sustainable Urban and Regional Futures
Location(s) Melbourne – Australia
Sydney – Australia