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coming in 2020

panel chair, ‘Solitude and the Art of Walking‘, with Iain Sinclair and Gus Casely-Hayford, Royal Academy, London, 15 Apr, 6:30pm

teaching, ‘Writing for Artists‘, Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University, Feb

catalogue essay, Damien Hirst‘, Fondation Cartier, Paris

catalogue essay, ‘Phyllida Barlow’, Haus der Kunst Munich

book contribution, A Spin in Bayonne: Steven Pippin’s Laundromat-Locomotion, 1997′ in Running, Falling, Flying, Floating,Crawling, ed. Mark Alice Durant, Saint Lucy Books. Contributing Writers: Lynne Tillman, Mia Fineman, Seph Rodney, Maud Casey, Jennifer Blessing, Carol Mavor, Emily LaBarge, Jen Grow, Kate Albers, David Campany, Marvin Heiferman, Leslie Dick, Jean Dykstra, Gilda Williams, Stephen Frailey, David Levi Strauss, Susan Bright, Stephanie LaCava, Cyrus Grace Dunham, Tessa Berring, Tamara Suarez Porras. Publication date, Summer 2020.

editor, Fiona Tan. A Reader, to be published Autumn 2020

The Otolith Group’, The Showroom, Artforum, review, December 2009. Reprinted in Science Fiction, forthcoming in the ‘Documents of Contemporary Art’ series (MIT Press/Whitechapel), ed. Dan Byrne-Smith

 

Recent writings

2020

‘Jade Montserrat’, at Iniva, Artforum

Mark Leckey‘, at Tate Britain, Artforum, January 

2019

Nevine Mahmoud‘, at Soft Opening, Artforum September

‘Joyce Pensato’, 1941-2019″, frieze, June

Tracey Emin‘, at White Cube, Artforum, Summer

Annie Ratti’, at Amanda Wilkinson, Artforum, May

Beatrice Gibson‘ at Camden Arts Centre, Artforum, April

‘Korakrit Arunanondchai‘ at Carlos/Ishigawa, Artforum, February

Diane Simpson‘, at Herald Street, Artforum, January

 

Recent Speaking/Teaching

2019

symposium, ‘Autodidacts’, La Fondation Vincent van Gogh, organized by Bica Curiger, with Diedrich Diederichsen, Charlotte Laubard, Wato Tsereteli, Susanne von Falkenhausen, Natsuko Uchino, Raphaela Vogel, Mathis Collins, Peter Herzog, and Giorgi Khoshtaria, Arles. Publication in preparation.

lecture, ‘How to Write About Art’, Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London

talk, ‘Art Writing Basics: Writing v. Typing about Art’, The Value of Visual Literacy panel, New College of the Humanities, London

talk and workshop, ‘Absolute Beginners: How to Write about Contemporary Art’, Unity Arts, Hackney, London, Jun

talk and workshop, ‘Writing the Exhibition‘, Whitechapel Gallery, London, Jun

talk and workshop, ‘Writing Artist’s Statements‘, Spike Island, Bristol, May

guest lecturer, UCL, Doha, Qatar, May

talk, In Conversation with Phyllida Barlow’, Royal Academy of Art, London, Apr

‘Documentas 10-14: Lessons in Curating’, Sotheby’s Institute of Art,London, Apr

talk and workshop, ‘Writing Artist’s Statements’, Chisenhale Gallery, London, Mar

‘Hito Steyerl’, Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London, Mar

talk, ‘Writing Artist’s Statements’, SPACE, with Cedar Lewisohn and Rebecca Morrill, Feb

chair, ‘Writing into Art Symposium‘, with Katrina Palmer, Erica Scourti, Nick Thurston, Duncan Wooldridge, New Contemporaries/South London Gallery/Camberwell College of Arts, London, Feb

presentation, ‘How to Write about Contemporary Art’, Lithuanian edition, Art Book Fair, Vilnius, Feb