Alicia Ritson is a NYC based curator and writer. She was the Marcia Tucker Senior Research Fellow at the New Museum 2013-2017, where she curated “Pursuing the Unpredictable: The New Museum 1977-2017” (2017), and co-curated “A.K. Burns: The Resource Room” (2017), Cheryl Donegan: Scenes + Commercials (2016), Histories of Sexuality (2015), Chris Ofili: When Shadows Where Shortest (2014), and The Center for Temporary Translation (2014), among others. At other venues her exhibitions have included Kelly Nipper: Circle Circle (2013), and A Sudden, Sharp, Hot Stink of Fox (2012), both at CCS Bard, Annandale-on-Hudson; These Gifts Must Always Move (2010), at Sutton Gallery Project Space, Melbourne; and In Lieu of Unity/En lugar de la unidad (2010), at Ballroom Marfa, TX, where she was Associate Curator 2006-2010. Ritson received an MA from the Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College, where her thesis examined Heideggers concept of animal captivation as a means for understanding world-building. She is co-editor of the forthcoming volume Out of Bounds: The Collected Writings of Marcia Tucker, (MIT Press and New Museum) and her writing has been published in exhibition catalogues as well as Artforum, Kaleidoscope, New York Magazine, and Art & Australia.
Institutional Entropy with unbag 6:30-8pm March 14, 2019 ICI 401 Broadway Suite 1620 New York, NY 10013 FREE and open to the public Join ICI and unbag for a conversation with Anthea Behm, Charles Eppley, David Hecht, Melanie Hoff, and Alicia Ritsonorganizers and co-facilitators of the Interdisciplinary Art and Theory Program, Cybernetics Library, and New […]read more »