MOCA Tucson's course So You Want to Be a Curator? will be held on Friday, March 22, 2013. The course is specifically designed for the museum's Museum Studies Internship Program, but others interested in learning more about museums can also attend. The course is from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Cost to attend is free for museum members and free with paid admission to the museum for non-members.
The So You Want to Be a Curator? will focus on the meaning of curate. This includes the history of curation and its evolution. There will also be discussion on the democratization of curation in the Occupy era.
About the MOCA Tucson: The Museum of Contemporary Art in Tucson goes by the acronym MOCA. The MOCA is located in downtown Tucson at 265 S Church Ave. The regular hours are 12pm to 5pm every Wednesday through Sunday. The cost of admission is $8. Museum members, under age 17, veterans, active military, and public safety officers get in free. Also, every first Sunday of the month everyone can get in free as part of their Free Admission Day.