Curator, Candice Hopkins, speaks in Art Now, 12 noon, Recital Hall on Oct 22, 2010

Friday, October 22, 2010 - 6:00am - 6:50am
Event Location: 
Recital Hall 12:00 noon, Oct 22, 2010


Candice Hopkins is the Sobey Curatorial Resident, Indigenous Art, at the National Gallery of Canada and the former Director and Curator of exhibitions at the Western Front, Vancouver. She has a MA from the Center for Curatorial Studies from Bard College, New York. Her writing has been published by MIT Press, BlackDog Publishing, New York University, Catriona Jeffries Gallery, Banff Centre Press, and the National Museum of the American Indian, among others and she has given talks at venues including the Tate Modern, Tate Britain, the Dakar Biennale, and the University of British Columbia. Together with Marisa Jahn and Berin Golonu, she co-edited the book Recipes for an Encounter published by the Western Front. The book is the subject of a current exhibition at Dorksy Gallery, NY including artists Joseph Beuys, Yoko Ono, Janice Kerbel, Allan Kaprow, Glenn Lewis, and Alison Knowles, among others.