Spring 1996 Events

Joanna Frueh

Voices: Joanna Frueh

Lecture

Tuesday, April 23, 1996 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Joanna Frueh reads from her latest publication, Erotic Faculties. Frueh is not only a practicing performance artist but also a distinguished critic and historian on feminist issues. In a combinatio...

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Jacqueline Goldsby Head Shot

Voices: Jacqueline Goldsby

With All Deliberate Speed: Photography, Lynching, and the Murder of Emmett Till

Lecture

Thursday, April 18, 1996 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Jacqueline Goldsby's presentation highlights the role of photography in constructing the social experience of Emmett Till's murder. She contends that the popular emergence of photojournalism in the...

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Pepon Osario

Voices: Pepón Osorio

Lecture

Monday, April 15, 1996 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Originally from Puerto Rico, Pepón Osorio (born 1955) has lived and worked in the South Bronx since 1975. His performances and installations engage the visual richness of Puerto Rican culture to cr...

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Vale Of Bulincamps

Voices: Deborah Bright

Lecture

Thursday, April 11, 1996 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Deborah Bright addresses her practices as both a visual artist and critic who is trying to map out new ways of thinking about landscape photography in the era of global markets and transitional lab...

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Liz Kotz Head Shot

Voices: Liz Kotz

Rehabilitating Sentiment: Queer Photography

Lecture

Thursday, March 28, 1996 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

The enduring appeal of the human face, particularly in response to death and mourning, has long been noted by critics of photography. Within the art world, the past five years has seen a marked ret...

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Raffael Rheinsberg

Voices: Norbert Weber and Raffael Rheinsberg

Lecture

Tuesday, March 26, 1996 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

The artist Raffael Rheinsberg (born 1943) creates art by collecting abandoned items and using them in installations. He was once apprehended while procuring his found objects, which caused him to p...

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Don Pelton Head Shot

Voices: Don Belton

Sex Slash Change

Lecture

Thursday, March 21, 1996 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Don Belton's writings have appeared in literary reviews, literature anthologies, cultural journals, and popular magazines and newspapers. Here, he proposes a discussion on black queer identity and ...

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Laurie Palmer

Voices: Laurie Palmer

Lecture

Tuesday, March 19, 1996 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Laurie Palmer (born 1958) situates her work between the organic flexibility of matter and the logical abstraction of systems. Her installations include found material and castaway objects whose use...

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Catherine Opie

Voices: Catherine Opie

Lecture

Thursday, March 7, 1996 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Photographer Catherine Opie (born 1961) has had solo exhibitions at Beyond Baroque, Venice, California; 494 Gallery, New York; Kiki Gallery, San Francisco; Teagan Projects, Los Angeles; and numerou...

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Miwon Kwon Head Shot

Voices: Miwon Kwon

On Site Specificity

Lecture

Thursday, February 29, 1996 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Site-specificity used to imply something heavy—weighted down by gravity. Obstinate. Even if ephemeral, an artwork of such inclination clung to and was positioned in relation to the seemingly stable...

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