Invited Keynote, Plenary & Guest Lecture

Disability and Curatorial Activism

December 07–08, 2017

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Event Details

University of California Davis
University of California-Davis 2017-2018 Visiting Artist Lecture Series
Davis, CA

Other Speakers

The UC Davis Department of Art and Art History’s Art Studio Visiting Artist Lecture series and Functional Diversity Series brings artists, writers and curators to campus. All presentations are free and take place at 4:30 p.m.

Amanda Cachia is an art historian, curator and critic whose research focuses on modern and contemporary art, disability studies, performance, choreography, politics, activist art, and feminist and queer theory. She was a Yale University Sarah Pettit Doctoral Fellow and was the recipient of the Irving K. Zola Award for Emerging Scholars in Disability Studies. She was director of the Dunlop Art Gallery in Saskatchewan, Canada, and has curated 40 exhibitions.

WHEN: Thu., Dec. 7 @ 4:30 p.m.

WHERE: Manetti Shrem Museum, Community Education Room

Cachia’s appearance is made possible by the support of the Departments of Art and Art History, Cinema and Digital Media and Design as well as the Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem Museum of Art.