Please join the “Contested Images” class next Thursday, October 2nd at 6:20 pm at 25 West 4th St. room C-5 for a visiting curator talk by Jeanne Gerrity. Below is a bio and image from a show Jeanne recently curated. Feel free to contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions about the talk.
Image caption: Matt Lipps, Special Problems, 2014; C-print, 78.5 x 50 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco.
Jeanne Gerrity is a curator, writer, and editor based in San Francisco. She most recently held the position of Curatorial Associate at the Contemporary Jewish Museum in San Francisco, and she previously worked at the alternative art spaces Southern Exposure in San Francisco and Smack Mellon in Brooklyn. She has curated exhibitions at venues that include di Rosa, Napa, CA; Queens Nails Gallery, San Francisco; BRIC Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn; Artists Space, New York; Bloomberg Headquarters, New York; ISE Foundation, New York; Brooklyn Arts Council Gallery; and the Wallach Art Gallery, New York. She attended the Gwangju Biennale International Curator Course in 2010, and she received the Lori Ledis Emerging Curator Fellowship in 2008. Jeanne has written for Frieze, Art Papers, FlashArt, ArtReview Asia, Yishu: Journal of Contemporary Chinese Art, Rhizome, KQED Arts, and is an associate editor and staff writer at the online arts journal Art Practical.