• Project X Forum 4: Suitably Appointed

    Tuesday, June 30 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm 18th Street Arts Center, Curator's Lounge, 1639 18th St, Santa Monica, CA 90404

    Project X Forum 4: Suitably Appointed
    Roundtable with Elizabeth Bryant, Renée Petropoulos and Anne Walsh
    Witnesses: Carmen Argote, Anthony Carfello, Pedro De Llano, Karen Moss and Elizabeth Pulsinelli

    This forum will focus on a group exhibition organized by Project X in 1993 at the Muckenthaler Cultural Center in Fullerton.
    Anne Walsh, Renée Petropoulos and Elizabeth Bryant will host a conversation about the exhibition, their work, and the impact this show had on their art practice.

    Suitably Appointed Exhibiting Artists:
    Elizabeth Bryant, Eric Magnuson, Christian Mounger, Renee Petropoulos, Elizabeth Pulsinelli, Anne Walsh

    This is the fourth in a series of public forums investigating the exhibitions Project X produced in the 90s at 18th Street Arts Center, with a focus on the conditions facing Los Angeles artists at that time, and the way they shaped artist-run organizations, alternative exhibitions and publications. What can the nineties tell us about now?

    • Listen to the audio recording of this forum here.

    Project X originated as a roving organization. A team of artists curating exhibitions in the wake of the art market boom of the nineties, they strove to fill the absence of conceptual art criticism in Los Angeles. Project X’s curatorial projects illustrate the crucial role of the artist’s voice in shaping and sustaining the Los Angeles art community.

    The Project X Forums are organized by Shana Lutker and Kellie Lanham.

    Project X will host forums once a month through 2015.

    Thanks to 18th Street Arts Center! The Curator in Residence program at 18th Street Arts Center is generously supported by the the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.

    Thank you to LACA for hosting the Project X Forums Archive.

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