Due to the rapidly evolving novel coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, and with the health and safety of our community in mind, the McKinney Lecture with Christiane Paul has been canceled. The Eskenazi School is exploring ways to reschedule or host this event digitally, and details will be shared here in the event that we are able to accommodate these changes.
This lecture will take place in Fine Arts 015.
Christiane Paul is Chief Curator / Director of the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center and Professor in the School of Media Studies at The New School, and Adjunct Curator of Digital Art at the Whitney Museum of American Art. She is the recipient of the Thoma Foundation’s 2016 Arts Writing Award in Digital Art,and her recent books are A Companion to Digital Art (Blackwell-Wiley, May 2016); Digital Art (Thames and Hudson, 3rd revised edition, 2015);Context Providers –Conditions of Meaning in Media Arts (Intellect, 2011; Chinese edition,2012); and New Media in the White Cube and Beyond (UC Press, 2008). At the Whitney Museum she curated exhibitions including Programmed: Rules, Codes, and Choreographies in Art 1965 -2018(2018), Cory Arcangel: Pro Tools(2011) and Profiling (2007), and is responsible for artport, the museum’s portal to Internet art. Other curatorial work includes Little Sister (is watching you, too)(Pratt Manhattan Gallery, NYC, 2015);What Lies Beneath (Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul, 2015); and
The Public Private (Kellen Gallery, The New School, NYC, 2013).