Alaina Claire Feldman
Alaina Claire Feldman is the Director / Curator of Mishkin Gallery at Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY). At Mishkin Gallery she has organized the first New York institutional solo exhibitions of Nicolás Guagnini, Lamin Fofana, Minvera Cuevas, Lise Soskolne and more. She was previously Director of Exhibitions at Independent Curators International (ICI) where she curated the traveling exhibition The Ocean After Nature and co-curated Publishing Against the Grain, as well as produced and managed over twenty exhibitions with guest curators from around the world. Her projects have included long-term support of artists and of art histories often overlooked by traditional Western cannons. She has curated exhibitions at The Kitchen, Hugh Lane Dublin City Gallery, Zeitz MoCAA, CCA Lagos, TheCube Taipei, Anthology Film Archives, Participant Inc, Parsons / New School and more. She has lectured and taught at the University of Porto, The School of Visual Arts, The School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston/Tufts, Baruch CUNY, New York University, and the Center for Feminist Pedagogy. Her writing has appeared in Afterall, Flash Art, Kaleidoscope, as well as a number of exhibition catalogues for artists such as Apichatpong Weerasethkul, Martha Wilson, Renata Poljak and more. Feldman is on the international advisory board of Casa São Roque Centro de Arte. She has previously held positions at May Revue and Reena Spaulings Fine Art.
Image: kim? Salon, kim? Contemporary Art Centre, Riga (May 17 – June 1, 2014), photo by Ansis Starks. On the Playground with kim? Wednesday, August 30, 2017 6:308pm ICI Curatorial Hub 401 Broadway, Suite 1620 FREE and open to the public Curator Zane Onckule will speak about kim? Contemporary Art Centre in Riga, and its […]read more »
Pratt Manhattan Gallery Room 213 (adjacent to the gallery) April 22, 2015 6:30 8PM Nicolás Dumit Estévez, Robert Longo, Tavia Nyong’o and Martha Wilson Organized and Moderated by Alaina Claire Feldman, Independent Curators International (ICI) In conjunction with the exhibition Martha Wilson, Performing, Re-enacting and Reacting will explore key complex issues surrounding the current […]read more »
Coco Fusco, Observations of Predation in Humans: A Lecture by Dr. Zira, Animal Psychologist, 2013. Courtesy the artist and The Walker Art Center; Michael Smith, Baby Ikki 3rd Birthday Party, 1978. Courtesy of Franklin Furnace. Performing Franklin Furnace Participant Inc. 253 East Houston Street New York City, NY February 26 March 1, 2015 In […]read more »
Saturday, May 10, 2014 Anthology Film Archives 32 Second Ave, New York 7:30PM Introduction and screening of New Music: Sounds and Voices from the Avant-Garde Conversation between Stephen Vitiello and Alvin Lucier and screening of re: Soundings In 2011, ICI invited Stephen Vitiello to guest curate the traveling sound exhibition With Hidden Noise, which includes […]read more »
Join us on Thursday, May 26th at 7:00 pm for a reading group with Pilot Press (Jen Kennedy and Liz Linden) a D.I.Y. feminist publishing house that provides a non-hierarchical, unedited, and uncensored look at the self-identified feminist community. This reading group will take place along side the current exhibition at Cleopatra’s titled, F is […]read more »