Gary Metz lecture | Rhea Anastas
RISD's Photography department welcomes Gary Metz lecturer Rhea Anastas (b. 1969, Gloucester, MA), an art historian and curator based in Los Angeles who cofounded cooperative gallery Orchard on New York City's Lower East Side in 2005. Anastas ran Orchard with artists Moyra Davey, Andrea Fraser, Christian Philipp Müller, Jeff Preiss, R.H. Quaytman and Jason Simon, among others for its predetermined three-year lifespan (2005–08). Among Anastas’s first editorial projects is the book Witness to Her Art: Art and Writings by Adrian Piper, Mona Hatoum, Cady Noland, Jenny Holzer, Kara Walker, Daniela Rossell, and Eau de Cologne, which Anastas co-edited with Michael Brenson (Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, 2006, distributed by DAP).
Tuesday, May 4 at 7:00pmVirtual Event