J. Myers-Szupinska is an art historian and editor based in Los Angeles. An influential scholar of contemporary art, space and exhibitions, Myers was founding faculty in the Curatorial Practice program at California College of the Arts, was senior editor for The Exhibitionist, a journal on exhibition making, and is part of the critical and curatorial collaboration grupa o.k. Myers essays have appeared in Afterall, Artforum, Fillip, Frieze, October, Tate Papers, as well as numerous exhibition catalogues. Recent publications include Hopelessness Freezes Time (2012), Sterling Ruby: Soft Work (2014), “After the Production of Space” (Critical Landscapes, 2015), and “Exhibitions as Apparatus,” (The Exhibitionist: The First Six Years, 2017). Initiated as a surprisingly popular Tumblr site in 2011, grupa o.k. has since produced projects for the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and Muzeum Sztuki in ?ód?, Poland. Plug In ICA, Winnipeg, will publish grupa o.k.’s image history of stages, titled Stagelessness, in 2019.
Comradeship: Curating, Art, and Politics in Post-Socialist Europe: Panel Discussion Saturday, February 16, 2019 2-3:30pm CAA Annual Conference at New York Hilton Midtown 1335 6th Ave 3rd Floor Rendezvous Trianon New York, NY 10019 CAA Annual Conference offers a pay-as-you-wish option for a day pass to attend this panel. Suggested donation is $25.00 Comradeship had […]read more »