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

Visiting Artists
Margot Norton
Associate Curator, The New Museum
LECTURE
Friday, July 1st at noon in Connelly Auditorium
Margot Norton is Associate Curator at the New Museum in New York. At the New Museum, she has curated and co-curated solo exhibitions with artists Judith Bernstein, Sarah Charlesworth, Roberto Cuoghi, Tacita Dean, Ragnar Kjartansson, Chris Ofili, Laure Prouvost, and Erika Vogt, and group exhibitions “Here and Elsewhere,” and “NYC 1993: Experimental Jet Set, Trash and No Star.” She also organized the retrospective exhibition “LLYN FOULKES,” which traveled from the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles, and worked on the exhibitions “Ghosts in the Machine” and “Chris Burden: Extreme Measures.” Norton is currently working on the survey exhibition, “Jim Shaw: The End is Here,” on view at the New Museum October 7, 2015—January 10, 2016, and curating solo exhibitions with artists Pia Camil and Anri Sala, both of which will open in February, 2016. Before she joined the New Museum, Norton was Curatorial Assistant on the 2010 Whitney Biennial and in the Drawings Department at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. At the Whitney Museum, she also curated the exhibition “Dianna Molzan: Bologna Meissen.” Norton has lectured and published on contemporary art and holds a Master’s Degree in Curatorial Studies from Columbia University, New York.

Image credit: Courtesy New Museum, New York, photo Benoit Pailley.