Roundtable Archiving Performance Art for the Future: A Discussion with Lorraine O’Grady Thursday, October 3, 6:30 pm. Fales Library, Bobst Library, NYU, 70 Washington Square East, Third Floor Should activist and/or situation-specific performance art be re-performed? Can images, video, and critical reviews adequately convey the experiences of those who witness performance works? What is the role of […]
Roundtable Black Study and Black Performance: A Discussion on Gender and Sexuality in Radical Presence Thursday, September 26, 7:00 pm. Tisch School of the Arts, NYU, 721 Broadway, Room 612 Featuring scholars from a range of disciplines, this roundtable will explore the radical potential of black performance as a scene of study. How might […]
Epic Photography: Are There Still Epics To Photograph? Wednesday, October 10, 7 pm Cuban Art Space, 124 West 23rd Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues) In this roundtable discussion, Cuban photographer Roberto Salas joins U.S. photographers to explore the trajectory from early epic photography in Cuba to contemporary photography.
Contemporary Art from Cuba Thursday, September 20, 6:30 pm Einstein Auditorium, 34 Stuyvesant Street (between 3rd and 2nd Avenues at 9th Street) Today the Cuban art scene is thriving as never before. Holly Block, Executive Director, Art in General, and author/editor of Art Cuba: The New Generation (Abrams, 2001); Manuel González, Director, J.P. Morgan […]