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HOUSING with KJ Freeman & Baseera Khan


Keijaun Thomas, Black Angels In The Infield: Dripping Faggot Sweat, HOUSING 2017

HOUSING with KJ Freeman & Baseera Khan
Thursday, May 2, 2019
6:30-8pm

ICI 401 Broadway, Suite 1620
New York, NY 10013
FREE and open to the public

On May 2nd Join ICI, KJ Freeman and Baseera Khan to talk about how HOUSING is thinking about defining and engaging with local communities and histories as they consider their next move. HOUSING is a migratory gallery concept based in New York City. It is guided by a desire to stimulate public discourse through the work of artists & creative practitioners whose works show critical commentary & intent.

This event is free and open to the public. To attend, please RSVP to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) with HOUSING in the subject line.


This event is accessible to people with mobility disabilities. Please contact ICI for additional accessibility needs.

This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with City Council, and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

May 2, 2019

ICI 401 Broadway, Suite 1620
New York, NY 10013

presenter

KJ Freeman

KJ is a performance artist, art dealer, and curator from NYC. She is the owner of HOUSING NY. HOUSING will be one of the participating galleries in NADA HOUSE on Governors Island featuring the work of Baseera Khan and Erick Medel May 2nd- August 24th 2019.


Baseera Khan

Baseera Khan is a New York-based performance and visual artist whose work treats decolonial histories, practices, and archives as geographies of the future. Recent solo exhibitions include iamuslima at Participant Inc, New York, which toured to Moudy Gallery at Texas Christian University, and Fine Arts Center of Colorado College from 2017-18. Recent group exhibitions include SculptureCenter, New York; Katonah Museum of Art, New York; MoCA Tucson, Arizona; The Kitchen, New York; Aspen Art Museum, Aspen. Khan has performed at the Whitney Museum of American Art, Queens Museum, and ArtPop Montreal International Music Festival. She was awarded NYSCA/NYFA Interdisciplinary Artist Fellow and Art Matters Artist Grant of 2018. Khan’s work is included in the Solomon R. Guggenheim permanent collections. Khan is currently an artist in resident at Pioneer Works, and previously completed residencies and fellowships through Abrons Art Center, Apexart in Jerusalem and Ramallah, LMCC, and the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. She received an M.F.A. at Cornell University and B.F.A. from the University of North Texas.


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