Jessica Gogan is a Ph.D. candidate in Art History at the University of Pittsburgh and independent curator and educator working in the US and Brazil. Currently, she co-coordinates the Experimental Nucleus of Education & Art at the Museum of Modern Art in Rio de Janeiro and recently completed an evaluation of the pedagogic project of the 8th Mercosul Biennal, Porto Alegre, Brazil. In 2010 she curated an exhibition by Brazilian artist José Rufino at The Andy Warhol Museum and co-coordinated educational initiatives for the exhibition Hélio Oiticica: Museum is the World. Her article Museum as Artist: Creative, Dialogic and Civic Practice reflects on aspects of her former work as Director of Education at The Andy Warhol Museum.
ICI presents a panel discussion on the discursive turn in curating at CAA’s 100th annual conference in Los Angeles. Practitioners at the intersection of education and curatorial practice examine new developments in the field and consider how this turn is re-calibrating traditional dynamics between educators, curators, and artists in different institutional contexts, as well as […]read more »
The Now Museum: Contemporary Art, Curating Histories, Alternative Models New Museum CUNY Graduate Center What do museums of contemporary art stand for today? The last two decades has seen an unimaginable diversification of the museum as a place for exhibiting art and telling histories, producing innovative education models, promoting international collaborations, forming alternative archives, and […]read more »