Miranda Lash is Curator of Contemporary Art at the Speed Art Museum. Her exhibition, Southern Accent: Seeking the American South in Contemporary Art, co-organized with Trevor Schoonmaker, Chief Curator at the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, is an expansive inquiry into Southern identity and the landscape and politics of the South. Southern Accent is accompanied by an extensive catalog published by Duke University Press. Lash is on the Artistic Directors Council for Prospect.4, the fourth iteration of the international triennial art exhibition Prospect New Orleans, which opens in November 2017. In November 2017 Lash will also be opening BRUCE CONNER: FOREVER AND EVER, an exhibition of film and works on paper by Bruce Conner, co-curated with Dean Otto, Curator of Film at the Speed. Prior to the Speed, Lash was the founding curator of modern and contemporary art at the New Orleans Museum of Art from 2008 to 2014. At NOMA she organized over twenty exhibitions, including the traveling retrospective exhibition Mel Chin: Rematch; Swoon: Thalassa; Camille Henrot: Cities of Ys; Wayne Gonzales: Light to Dark / Dark to Light and Parallel Universe: Quintron and Miss Pussycat Live at City Park. Lash holds a B.A. in the History of Art and Architecture from Harvard University and an M.A. in Art History from Williams College.
Curator’s Perspective: Miranda Lash
Image: Gary Barragan. Curator’s Perspective: Miranda Lash Tuesday, September 11, 2018 78:30pm Starr Foundation Hall The New School 63 Fifth Avenue, Room U L102 New York, NY 10011 FREE and open to the public As part of ICIs Curators Perspectivean itinerant public discussion series featuring national and international curatorsMiranda Lash (Curator of Contemporary Art, Speed […]read more »
Curatorial Assembly in New Orleans
Image: Participants of the Curatorial Forum at EXPO Chicago with Miranda Lash, September 1215, 2017. Developed by ICI, the Curatorial Assembly in New Orleans will offer a small group of leading institutional curators, working in the American South, the opportunity to engage closely with their peers to explore pertinent issues relating to curating, programming, institutional […]read more »
2017 Curatorial Forum | EXPO CHICAGO
Curatorial Forum | EXPO CHICAGO September 1215, 2017 Graham Foundation 4 West Burton Place Chicago, IL 60610 Developed in partnership with EXPO CHICAGO, the second Curatorial Forum will bring to Chicago 30 mid-career and established curators from across the country, working independently or with an institutional affiliation. The program was conceived to foster strong national […]read more »