October 23, 2013
Lucía Sanromán at INCITE•INSIGHT
: Lucía Sanromán speaks on curation, Cornish, October 23, 2013. Photo by Mark Bocek.
: Logo courtesy Cornish College of the Arts.
: Cornish curation students and (right) Cable Griffith listen to Lucía Sanromán. Photo by Mark Bocek.
: Lucía Sanromán with (right) Cornish art department chair Christy Johnson. Photo by Mark Bocek.
INCITE·INSIGHT: Contemporary Art After the Studio presents a lecture with Lucía Sanromán, Thursday, October 24.
Lucía Sanromán is an independent curator and writer. From 2006 to 2011, she served as Associate Curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego. Her current focus lies in investigating aesthetics in relation to efficacy and public practice. Recent projects include Proyecto Coyote for Encuentro Internacional de Medellin 2011 (MDE11), and Anomalia for the University Art Gallery at UC San Diego (2012). She was a lecturer in the contemporary art symposium SITAC: estar-los-unos-con-los-otros in 2014. Sanromán has been awarded the 2012 Warhol Foundation Curatorial Fellowship for Citizen Culture: Art and Architecture Shape Policy, an exhibition and research project organized by the Santa Monica Museum of Art for September 2014. She will co-curate, with Candice Hopkins, the next edition of SITE Santa Fe’s signature Biennial SITElines.2014: Unsettled Landscapes.
Thursday, October 24,, 7 p.m.
Henry Auditorium, the Henry Art Gallery
Free - reservations recommended
Video from the last INCITE•INSIGHT lecture with Harry Dodge:
Cornish College of the Arts and Henry Art Gallery have formed a new partnership to present INCITE*INSIGHT, a series of public lectures and performances that promote engagement with contemporary art practice. Invited artists, curators, writers and other critical thinkers will visit Seattle for short residencies during which they will interact with students through group conversation and studio visits. The series aims to emphasize and advance the long-standing and recognized commitment that Cornish and the Henry have to supporting significant dialogues around the social and cultural impact of art and the ideas of our time.
Mark your calendar now to hear the other speakers in the series:
Exhibiting artist at the Henry: January 25 - May 4, 2014
Thursday, January 30, 7 p.m.
Exhibiting artist at the Henry: October 19, 2013 - February 9, 2014
Thursday, February 6, 7 p.m.
New York-based artist and director of adult and academic programs, MoMA
Thursday, March 27, 7 p.m.
All public programs in this series will be hosted in the Henry’s auditorium.
INCITE·INSIGHT is made possible with generous support from The Maybelle Clark MacDonald Fund, The Catherine Eaton Skinner and David Skinner Visiting Artist Fund, The Thelma Lehmann Endowed Fund, Wah and May Lui, Mike and Jennifer Sinanan, and Jaimy McCarthy and Jim England.
Henry Auditorium, the Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, 15th Ave NE and NE 41st St
Subscribe Learn about what goes on behind the scenes of our program.
- Student Drag Show a Blowout Success Artistry, Creativity, Craziness, “Awesomeness,” come out big-time at 2014 Cornish Student Leadership…
- Student Curators Create Pro Shows Art schools should not often have big, empty walls; nor could they…
- Last Nights: Ajax in Iraq at Raisbeck LAST NIGHT! Ellen McLaughlin’s shattering deconstruction of Sophocles’ Ajax plays October 17-22…