Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Events

  • Lynnette Miranda
  • Lecture
  • 3/16/2017
  • 18:00-19:00
  • The University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
  • Host: Department of Visual Art, Spencer Museum of Art
Event Description
Lynnette Miranda is a latinx curator and writer from Miami, FL. She has worked at leading art institutions such as MoMA, the Art Institute of Chicago, ART21, and Creative Time. In Spring 2016, she was one of twelve participants in Independent Curators International’s Curatorial Intensive program in New Orleans. In 2010, Miranda founded Make-Space.net, an artist-run online platform and curatorial initiative that explores the practices of experimental contemporary artists through an intersectional lens. She regularly writes about contemporary studio methodologies on Make-Space.net, and has previously written for Hyperallergic, Pelican Bomb, and This is Tomorrow, Contemporary Art Magazine. Miranda received an MA in Visual Arts Administration with an emphasis in Exhibition and Curatorial Studies from New York University and a BFA in Studio Art with an emphasis in Fiber and Material Studies from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Currently, Miranda is the 2016-2017 Curator in Residence at Charlotte Street Foundation and a Lecturer in the Fiber Department at the Kansas City Art Institute. She is also serving as the Visiting Critic in the KU Department of Visual Art Spring 2017 Graduate Seminar.