Definition of curation in US English:



  • See curate

    • ‘Canadian material, coming from about 350 localities, is housed temporarily at Iowa before its eventual permanent curation with the Geological Survey of Canada.’
    • ‘I learned some important lessons in curating video installations last weekend and hope future events like this receive better treatment in both curation and post-event publicity.’
    • ‘Her curation resulted in several outstanding exhibitions of visual art from the accession countries.’
    • ‘This is not the first time that the gallery's curation of the celebrated Baroque painting has raised eyebrows, however.’
    • ‘Her curation of the exhibition fused the pristine austerity of Chelsea minimalism with cinephile extravagance.’