A low-residency, intensive year round program providing the conceptual, critical, historical, and practical knowledge needed to sustain a successful studio.

Visiting Artists
Amanda Hunt
Curator, The Studio Museum in Harlem
LECTURE
Wednesday, July 27 at noon in Connelly Auditorium
Amanda Hunt is Assistant Curator at The Studio Museum in Harlem. Hunt curated Portland2014: A Biennial of Contemporary Art, presented by Disjecta Contemporary Art Center in Portland, Oregon, and was a curator at the non-profit art space LA><ART from 2011-2014. Hunt has worked at various galleries and institutions including Whitechapel Gallery, London; Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York; the Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Hunt helped to produce two major initiatives in Los Angeles, including the Pacific Standard Time Performance and Public Art Festival, co-produced by LA><ART and the Getty Research Institute, and Made in LA 2012, the first Los Angeles biennial organized by the Hammer Museum in collaboration with LA><ART. Hunt also served as Curatorial Assistant for the Los Angeles City Pavilion as part of the 9th Shanghai Biennale, and curated former Studio Museum Artist-in-Residence Steffani Jemison’s first solo exhibition in Los Angeles. She holds her MA in Curatorial Practice from California College of the Arts in San Francisco.