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This October, SVA’s MA Curatorial Practice program was honored to host Zoe Butt, artistic director of the Factory Contemporary Arts Centre in Ho Chi Minh City, as their first annual international curatorial resident.
Thursday, October 24, 7 pm
Reclaiming Artistic Research: Book Launch with Lucy Cotter and Guests
Join editor Lucy Cotter and guests, who are among this new book’s twenty leading artists and curators who explore ways that artists define their research across many fields of inquiry.
Thursday, November 7, 7 pm
Model Minority and Model Majorities
In collaboration with Asia Art Archive in America, artists Furen Dai, Christopher K Ho, and special guests present a series of propositions responding to the strangeness of Asian and Asian-American lived experience in relation to historical meta-narratives and notions of “home.”
Thursday, November 21, 7 pm
A Thanksgiving Recital by Renowned Pianist Daniel Gortler
In a special appearance, celebrated Steinway pianist Daniel Gortler presents an evening of works by Schumann, Chopin, and Debussy.
Thursday, December 5, 7 pm
Search Sweet Country: A Newly Commissioned Performance by Christian Nyampeta, Followed by a Conversation with Curator Maria Lind
If love songs about loss and overcoming are part of our history, Christian Nyampeta wants to know what happens to that history when we translate, remix, re-record, and recompose them. Specially commissioned by MA Curatorial Practice, Search Sweet Country summons sculptures, images, sounds, and movement for a lyrical performance about longing and belonging.
All events are free and open to the public.
MA Curatorial Practice (132 W. 21st Street, 10th floor, New York) balances hands-on practical training with history, theory, and building a professional international network.
Apply now for Fall 2020 admission at macp.sva.edu.
Every utopia is a social experiment, the artist suggests in this commission for the Performa performance art biennial, and we’re ultimately the guinea pigs.
“You can’t live in a house that’s built upon your back.” This is one of the more memorable phrases spoken by the scripted lovers of Tschabalala Self’s Sounding Board, what Performa describes in its promotional materials as an “experimental play.” That phrase, uttered by one romantic partner to the other, operates as guidance, warning, dictate,…
Two K-12 art teachers will each receive a $1,000 cash gift and an additional $500 to put toward classroom art supplies. Nominations are due October 31.
A commitment to trans subjects, and their queer communities, is manifested as a holding environment made approachable by our concern, grounded in intimacy and legacy, enfolding any viewer who will stop, listen, and receive love.
Todd Chandler’s documentary Bulletproof looks at the many people monetizing the societal rot of school shootings.
In Philadelphia, a series of solo shows delves into the interdisciplinary practices of graduates whose work explores identity, familial bonds, political constructs, and nature’s fragility.
On November 14, join Columbia University School of the Arts for virtual information sessions with the program chair, faculty, and staff.
The artists released the risograph-printed booklet series Organizing Power to assist in the arduous process of assembling a bargaining unit and negotiating.
From 1963 through 1968, Warhol produced nearly 650 films, including hundreds of Screen Tests and dozens of full-length movies.
Melvin Edwards, Maren Hassinger, and Alison Saar are among the artists kicking off the Destination Crenshaw initiative.