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A reading group with Pilot Press


Join us on Thursday, May 26th at 7:00 pm for a reading group with Pilot Press (Jen Kennedy and Liz Linden) a D.I.Y. feminist publishing house that provides a non-hierarchical, unedited, and uncensored look at the self-identified feminist community. This reading group will take place along side the current exhibition at Cleopatra’s titled, F is for Fake: The construction of femaleness by the US media, organized by Amanda Parmer. There, exhibition visitors are encouraged to print and bind as many copies of their unpublished feminist works as they like; in exchange for this free publication service, they are required to leave a single bound copy of their publications in the pilot press library. This event will feature readings from the texts submitted during the course of the show at Cleopatra’s.

What: Reading group with Pilot Press - hosted by Alaina Claire Feldman & Chelsea Haines

When: Thursday, May 26th at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Where: ICI’s Curatorial Hub, 401 Broadway, Suite 1620, New York, NY 10013

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*For the duration of F is for Fake: The construction of femaleness by the US media, we encourage you to bring your feminist writings to Cleopatra’s to have them published with Pilot Press. For more information, please visit http://www.contemporaryfeminism.com/pilot_press_min.html

February 18, 2011 - May 26, 2011

ICI’s Curatorial Hub
401 Broadway, Suite 1620
New York, NY 10013

presenter

Chelsea Haines

Chelsea Haines is a writer and curator based in New York. She is also Associate Editor of The Exhibitionist, a journal on exhibition-making published by Archive Books, and is currently editing the Routledge Companion to Museum Ethics: Redefining Ethics for the Twenty-First Century Museum, with Janet Marstine and Alexander Bauer. This volume, targeted towards students of curatorial practice, addresses key ethical questions in museum policy and practice, particularly as related to issues of collection and display. She holds a B.A. in Art History and English Literature from Duquesne University, an M.A. in Visual Culture Theory from New York University, and is entering the PhD program in Art History at The Graduate Center in fall 2012.


Alaina Claire Feldman

Alaina Claire Feldman is the Director of the Mishkin Gallery, the City University of New York (CUNY) Baruch’s modern and contemporary art gallery. She was previously Director of Exhibitions at Independent Curators International (ICI) where she curated the exhibition “The Ocean After Nature” and co-curated “Publishing Against the Grain”, as well as produced and managed twenty international traveling exhibitions with guest curators from around the world. Her projects have included long-term support of artists and curators, and of art histories often overlooked by traditional Western cannons. She has curated exhibitions at The Kitchen, Hugh Lane Dublin City Gallery, Zeitz MoCAA, CCA Lagos, TheCube Taipei, Anthology Film Archives, Participant Inc, Parsons / New School and more. She has lectured and taught at the University of Porto, The School of Visual Arts, New York University, the Center for Feminist Pedagogy, as well as at many museums. In 2017, she was the Annual Beckwith Lecturer at The School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston/Tufts. She has previously held positions at the French contemporary art journal May Revue and at the gallery Reena Spaulings Fine Art.

 


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