Alex Fialho – Visual AIDS

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Shan Kelley, “With Curators Like These, Who Needs A Cure”, 2015.

Alex Fialho, Programs Manager at Visual AIDS, has facilitated projects and conversations around both the history and immediacy of the HIV/AIDS epidemic, utilizing art to maintain HIV/AIDS visibility, consider its legacy, and galvanize contemporary response. He has presented his research on the art of Glenn Ligon and Keith Haring at the College Art Association and NYU Fales Library. He also curates exhibitions for Lower Manhattan Cultural Council as Research and Curatorial Associate, and is a frequent contributor to Artforum.com and Artforum International Magazine.

Alex Fialho is invited to After the Fact , a one day symposium examining the place and potential of The Event, hosted by  candidates from the ICP-Bard MFA program.

Fialho will be in conversation with Nona Faustine, Milagros de la Torre and T. Nikki Cesare Schotzko, moderated by Jean Marie Casbarian.

The event will take place on December 12 at ICP School (1114 Avenue of the Americas at 43rd Street, NY, NY 10036). The door opens at 10am for registration and breakfast. Morning session begins at 11am and afternoon session begins at 2pm. To learn more about the symposium, please visit afterthefact2015.wordpress.com.

 

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