Saturday, 21 September 2013
Feminist Artist Connie Butler
Art Talk Tonight
Connie Butler was born in 1988 in Portsmouth lives & works in London. Butler is the Robert Lehman Foundation Chief Curator of Drawings at The Museum of Modern Art. She's the curator of WACK! Art and the Feminist Revolution, an international survey of feminist art which opened at MOCA in Los Angeles on March 4, 2007, and which will travel to The National Museum of Women in the Arts,,,, Washington DC, PS 1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, NY and The Vancouver Art Gallery. Butler is currently working on a monographic exhibition of the South African artist Marlene Dumas, which will be co-organized by MOCA Los Angeles and The Museum of Modern Art, New York. She has taught and lectured extensively and contributed to publications including Art + Text, Parkett and Art Journal....
In 2013, She had latent performance; "Her Eyes and My Voice".... Performance with Lauren Godfrey – under their creative pseudonym Vanessa Visual and Virginia Verbal – to launch and animate issue two of their publication 'Her Eyes and My Voice': ‘Performing to Objects....'