Symposium: Art Institutions and Feminist Politics Now Friday, May 21, 2010, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
The Museum of Modern Art
11 West 53rd Street
New York, NY, USA 10019
Titus 2 Theater
Tickets ($12; members $10; students, seniors, and staff of other museums $5) can be purchased at the lobby information desk, the film desk, or online: http://www.moma.org/visit/calendar/events/8587
An international group of artists, writers, curators, historians and activists discuss the impact of recent debates about art and feminism on exhibitions, collections, pedagogy, and cultural politics.
Tania Bruguera, artist, Paris/Havana/Chicago Cornelia Butler, The Robert Lehman Foundation Chief Curator of Drawings, The Museum of Modern Art Melissa Chiu, Museum Director and Vice President Global Art Programs, Asia Society Museum Huey Copeland, Assistant Professor, Department of Art History, Northwestern University Ivet Curlin, What, How, and for Whom/WHW curatorial collective Sonia Khurana, artist, New Delhi Catherine Lord, Professor of Studio Art, Claire Trevor School ofthe Arts, University of California, Irvine Camille Morineau, Curator, Contemporary Collections and organizer of elles@centrepompidou, Musee national d'art moderne, Centre Pompidou, Paris Ruth Noack, curator, Berlin Emily Roysdon, artist, New York Alexandra Schwartz, Coordinator, Modern Women's Project, The Museum of Modern Art Michele Wallace, Professor, City College of New York/CUNY.
Schedule (subject to change)
10:00 am Opening remarks: Glenn Lowry (Director, The Museum of Modern Art)
Morning Panel: Collections and Exhibitions 10:15-10:30 am Introduction: panel co-chairs: Cornelia Butler (MoMA) and Ivet Curlin (WHW curatorial collective, Zagreb)
10:30-11:30 am 10-15 minute presentations Melissa Chiu (Asia Society, NYC) Camille Morineau (Centre Pompidou, Paris) Ruth Noack (curator, Berlin) Emily Roysdon (artist, New York)
11:30-11:50 am Moderated discussion
11:50-12:10 am Audience Q&A
12:10-1:30 pm Lunch break
Afternoon panel: Pedagogy and Activism
1:30-1:45 pm Introduction: panel co-chairs: Huey Copeland (Northwestern University) and Alexandra Schwartz (MoMA)
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