Seminars and workshops for art professionals are important activities at Kai Art Center. We offer courses in law, taxation, communications, and marketing, all specially adapted for the cultural field.
Gallerist Master Course
Gallerist Master Course, held every other year, offers a professional arts management and gallery studies program led by internationally recognized experts in the field. The course, initiated by the Estonian Contemporary Art Development Center (ECADC) is unique in our region and is open to international students. The masterclass supports the professional development of the arts in Estonia by offering the newest international know-how to both current and future art professionals. The course will accept MA students with a demonstrated interest and/or experience in contemporary art as well as practicing gallerists, arts and culture managers, and artists.
The Gallerist Master Course 2020 is held in two parts: Module I (Anna Goetz. Curatorial Practice and Decolonial Discourse) takes place October 5 – 6 and Module II (Piia Kallas and Maarin Ektermann. How to Manage Yourself) October 12 – 13, 2020. Modules III and IV will take place in spring 2021.
In the Master Course, taking place at Kai Art Center from October 5th to 13th, 2020, art and management specialists will provide participants with diverse knowledge of the international art world and its dynamics. Under the guidance of experienced experts Anna Goetz, Piia Kallas, and Maarin Ektermann, the participants will gain knowledge about various curatorial practices, learn time and self-management, and analyze recent exhibitions that challenge prevailing social narratives.
For the full course introduction please visit ECADC’s website.
Education hub at Kai Art Center is run by the Estonian Contemporary Art Development Center (ECADC), which has offered educational programs, international residencies and internships for contemporary art professionals since 2012.