Date(s) - March 22, 2017 - October 5, 2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thursday, March 22, 2017
Jenni Sorkin is Assistant Professor of Contemporary Art History at University of California, Santa Barbara. She holds a PhD in the History of Art from Yale University. She writes on the intersection between gender, craft, material culture, and contemporary art. Most recently, she co-curated, with Paul Schimmel, Revolution in the Making: Abstract Sculpture by Women, 1947-2016, the inaugural exhibition at Hauser Wirth & Schimmel in Los Angeles. She recently published her first book, Live Form: Women, Ceramics and Community (The University of Chicago Press, 2016), which examines gender and post-war ceramics practice at Black Mountain College and other utopian communities. Find out more about the artist and her work here.
This event is free and open to the public. It is made possible by the GREGORY ALLICAR MUSEUM OF ART and the Critic and Artist Residency Series which is supported by the FUNd at CSU.