Upcoming Event: Julie Mehretu, in conversation


Julie Mehretu
In conversation with Julia Bryan-Wilson
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Maude Fife Room, 315 Wheeler Hall, UC Berkeley

Co-sponsored by The Arts Research Center, the Department of Art Practice, The Center for the Study of Sexual Culture, and the Center for Race & Gender 




In this conversation, billed as a continuation of their 2019 CCA “Distinguished Artist Interviews” where esteemed artists discuss their work with a colleague, world renowned painter Julie Mehretu will be interviewed by Julia Bryan-Wilson.

For more information, please see here.


In Brazil? Visit “Women’s Histories” at the Museu de Arte de São Paulo
Through November 11, 2019



Co-curated by ARC Director, Julia Bryan-Wilson, the exhibition Women’s Histories presents nearly a hundred works dating from the 1st to the 19th centuries. As the title indicates, this is not a single history, but rather many, chronicled through objects made by women who lived in Northern Africa, the Americas (before and after colonization), Asia, Europe, India and the ancient Ottoman Empire. For more information, see here.


Now Online: In Terms of Performance, a keywords anthology for contemporary cultural practice


In Terms of Performance is a keywords anthology designed to provoke discovery and generate shared literacies across disciplines. It features essays and interviews from more than 50 prominent artists, curators, presenters, and scholars who reflect on common yet contested terms in contemporary cultural practice. The publication is produced by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, Philadelphia and the Arts Research Center and is co-edited by Shannon Jackson, former director of the Arts Research Center, and Paula Marincola, executive director of the Pew Center. To read the free publication online, please see here.