Curator Talk with Andy Campbell
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Date(s) - 08/26/2021
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Learn more about our Summer 2022 Residency Guest Curator Andy Campbell. Visiting Texas for studio visits to select the summer 2022 Texas-based resident artist, Campbell will join us online for a talk about his curatorial practice.
About the curator
Andy Campbell is an art historian, critic, and curator whose work foregrounds LGBTQ communities and their archives as wellsprings for alternative histories of art and design. He is the author of two books, Queer X Design: 50 Years of Signs, Symbols, Banners, Logos, and Graphic Art of LGBTQ and Bound Together: Leather, Sex, Archives, and Contemporary Art. Recently he curated (with Patty Chang) Live Artists Live III: Despair/Repair, a performance art program examining catastrophe and healing in the context of the 2020 U.S. election and the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. His writings have appeared in Artforum, The Invisible Archive, X-TRA, GLQ, Aperture, and other venues. He lives in Long Beach, California, and works in Los Angeles, where he is an Associate Professor of Critical Studies at USC’s Roski School of Art and Design.