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What Do Art Curators Do?

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Question: What Do Art Curators Do?
Answer:

Simply, art curators put an art exhibition together.

To be an art curator requires multi-tasking as the job entails being responsible for a museum's collection, selecting art to be displayed in a museum, organizing art exhibitions in galleries or public spaces, researching artists, plus writing catalog essays.

Besides working with art and artists, increasingly curators need to work on administrative tasks such as figuring out exhibition budgets, fund-raise, and write grants.

Here are 10 Easy Steps to Curate an Art Exhibition.

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