lunch lectures

 

Pictured above: Jerry Saltz, Roberta Smith and Randy Cohen

 

The Professional Practice Series is a casual and informative platform open to the Academy community and the public. Each program begins with conversation between the lecturer and faculty member Sharon Louden, who organizes the Series. The conclusion of each lecture is an opportunity for questions from audience.

 

All past lectures can be viewed on the Academy’s VIMEO channel.

 

lectures

 

FALL 2014

 

SEPTEMBER

  • 09/29 (6:00pm) ART AS COMMODITY: ART IN THE MARKET PLACE Kathleen Hays, Host of the “Hays Advantage,” Bloomberg Radio, and Kelly Crow, Staff Reporter covering the art market for The Wall Street Journal
  • 09/30 (6:00pm) WORKING WITH MUSEUMS: MEET THE CURATOR - Laura Hoptman, Curator, Museum of Modern Art

OCTOBER

  • 10/6 (6:00pm) A CONVERSATION WITH THE CRITICSPaul Laster, an artist writer, editor, independent curator, and lecturer; Deborah Solomon, an art critic, journalist and biographer; and Christian Viveros-Faune, is a writer and curator
  • 10/14 (6:00pm) GRANTS AND FISCAL SPONSORSHIPMatthew Deleget guests moderates a conversation with Lisa Dent, Director, Resources & Award Programs, Creative Capital, and Courtney Harge, Fiscal Sponsorship, New York Foundation for the Arts

NOVEMBER

lectures

 

SPRING 2014

 

MARCH

  • 03/24 (6:30pm) PERSON, PLACE, THING – Randy Cohen with Jerry Saltz and Roberta Smith

 

FALL 2013

 

SEPTEMBER

  • 09/12 (6:30pm) ON GALLERIES – Magda Sawon (Owner and Director, Postmasters Gallery in TriBeCa), Dennis Christie (Co-Owner, DCKT Gallery), Stephanie Theodore (Owner and Director, Theodore: Art, Bushwick, Brooklyn)
  • 09/23 (6:30pm) ART CRITICISM TODAY – Roberta Smith, (Critic for the New York Times)
  • 09/26 (6:30pm) WORKING WITH NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS & RESIDENCIES – Christopher Cook (Executive Director, Cannonball, Miami, FL)
  • 09/30 (6:30pm) THE VALUE OF ART – Jonathan T.D. Neil (Director of the Sotheby's Institute of Art, Los Angeles)

 

OCTOBER

  • 10/03 (6:30pm) ASK THE DOCTORS: EXHIBITION ALTERNATIVES, APPROACHING A COLLECTOR, AND VARIOUS SOLUTIONS TO YOUR QUESTIONS – Lisa Anastos (Founder and CEO of ARThood, Philanthropist in the Arts, Entrepreneur and Passionate Advocate of the Arts), Matthew Deleget (Artist, Director/Owner of MINUS
    Space, Curator and Consultant)
  • 10/10 (6:30pm) THE ETHICS OF BEING AN ARTIST –Randy Cohen (Author, Playwright, former Ethicist for
    The New York Times, and Creator and Host of Person, Place, Thing)
  • 10/31 (6:30pm) OBTAINING SPONSORSHIP –Murat Orozobekov (Co-Owner of Winkleman Gallery, New York)

 

NOVEMBER

  • 11/07 (6:30pm - 8:00PM) PANEL DISCUSSION AND BOOK EVENT: "LIVING AND SUSTAINING A CREATIVE LIFE" – Bill Carroll, Artist and Director of the Studio Program of the Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, Peter Drake, Artist, Carson Fox, Artist, Annette Lawrence, Artist, Kate Shepherd, Artist,
  • 11/21 (6:30pm) PEDAGOGICAL ISSUES: TEACHING ART AND, TEACHING POSITIONS FOR ARTISTS –Don Kimes (Professor of Art, American University, Washington, DC; and Artistic Director in the Visual Arts, Chautauqua Institution, Chautauqua, NY)
  • 11/25 (6:30pm) TALK WITH THE CRITICS – Lilly Wei (New York-based Art Critic, Writer and Independent Curator), Christopher Howard (Critic, Editor and Occasional Curator), Hrag Vartanian (Writer, Editor-in-Chief and Co-Founder of Hyperallergic)

 

SPRING 2013

 

JANUARY

  • 01/29 (6:00pm) WORKING WITH MUSEUMS – Anne Goodyear, Ph.D. (Associate Curator, National Portrait Gallery; Professorial Lecturer, George Washington University)

FEBRUARY

  • 02/26 (1:00pm) ADVICE FROM CRITIC MARTHA SCHWENDENER – Martha Schwendener (Writer and Critic, New York Times)

MARCH

  • 03/05 (1:00pm) ON COLLECTING – Phil Rosenbloom (Partner, Bearence Management Group, Twin Cities)

 

FALL 2012

 

SEPTEMBER

  • 09/11 (7:15–8:30pm) GALLERIES, ART WORLD – Adam Sheffer (Partner, Cheim and Read Gallery, NYC)
  • 09/25 (5:30–6:30pm) TAKING THE PULSE OF THE ART WORLD: ART CRITISCM AND THE PRESS – Benjamin Genocchio (Editor and Chief for Artinfo.com, critic, writer, NYC)

OCTOBER

  • 10/02 THE ARTIST STATEMENT – Alan Bamberger via Skype (Consultant, Art Advisor, San Francisco, CA)
  • 10/30 MULTIPLE HATS IN THE ART WORLD – Simone and Bo Joseph (Simone is an art advisor; Bo is an artist and dealer, NYC)

NOVEMBER

  • 11/13 GALLERIES, ART WORLD – Steven Sergiovanni (Director, Mixed Greens, NYC)
  • 11/20 PUBLIC ART – Brian Clyne and Brian Tolle (Artists, NYC)
  • 11/27 PEDAGOGY – Brian Bishop (Professor, Framingham State College, Framingham, MA)

DECEMBER

  • 12/11 (7:00-8:15pm) NON-PROFIT ORGS/ALTERNATIVE SPACES – Michelle Grabner & Adrienne Outlaw (Granber is an artist, the founder/director of Poor Farm and The Suburban, and Chair of the Painting and Drawing Department, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL. Outlaw is an artist, founder/director of Seed Space, Nashville, TN)
  • 12/21 Robert Storr – Art Historian, Curator and Dean of the Yale School of Art


SPRING 2012

 

JANUARY

  • 01/24 BLOGS, ON-LINE MAGAZINES, & CONTEMPORARY ART CRITICISM, Paddy Johnson (Founding Editor of the popular Art Fag City)

FEBRUARY

MARCH

 

 


 


FALL 2011

 

SEPTEMBER

  • 09/15 COLLECTING, Sherry and Joel Mallin (Collectors)
    09/22 REVIEWS & THE CRITIC, Walter Robinson (Artist and Editor of Artnet.com)

 

OCTOBER

  • 10/06 WRITING A WRITING A BUSINESS PLAN, Susan Schear (President, Artisin, LLC)
    10/13 BLOGS & SOCIAL MEDIA, Sharon Butler & Joy Garnett (Artists, curators, and bloggers)
    10/20 GRANT WRITING, Gigi Rosenberg (Author, “Artists Guide to Grant Writing”)
    10/27 POP–UPS & CURATING, Austin Thomas (Artist and Curator)

 

NOVEMBER

  • 11/03 ALTERNATIVE PROJECTS, Anne Pasternak (Director, Creative Time)
    11/16 GALLERIES, Bill Carroll & Dennis Christie (Bill Carroll: Former Art dealer, Consultant, and current Head of EFA studio program; Dennis Christie: Gallery owner, DCKT Gallery, New York, NY)

 

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