National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea (MMCA) > International Research Fellowship

The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea (MMCA) hosts an international research program for the museum professionals including curators, conservators and educators. This program was initiated as a part of the Cultural Partnership Initiative (CPI) Project supported by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Korea. Participants of this programme have been mainly curators of contemporary art museums from all over the world.

This research program aims to provide a sustainable platform for initiating dialogues and for developing a comprehensive network among museum professionals.

Programe Description

  • Individual research in link with Korean modern and contemporary art

  • Visiting art studios, museums, galleries and art institutions

  • Meeting artists and museum professionals in Korea

  • Attending art related conferences

  • Cultural field trips

  • Korean language course (mandatory)

General Qualifications

  • Individuals who work in related fields of contemporary art such as museum professionals, curators, art historians, critics, conservators, educators, etc.

  • Citizen of the following regions: Asia, Africa, Middle East, Eastern Europe, Central and South America

  • Aged between 25 and 45

  • Good use of English language

  • Individuals who have high interest in cultural exchange

Among other costs, international travel costs will be covered.

Deadline: 15 April 2017

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