Guest Talk: Perspectives on Arts Advocacy

A panel with Student Advocates for the Arts

This event is open to all

Nov 25

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Russell Hall 306

Gottesman Libraries 3rd Floor

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Four students will have the opportunity to present their projects, experiences, case studies or research around arts advocacy across their specific interests and backgrounds. The students who will be presenting are:

  • Mitchell L. Conway, Teachers College, Columbia University
  • Monica Trigos, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University
  • Aline Guzik Duno, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University

This panel will also include a Q&A moderated by Livia Alexander, a writer, curator and member of the contingent graduate faculty of Art and Design at Montclair State University. Her work focuses on examining the relationship between art infrastructure, artistic production and urbanity. She has curated and produced numerous art and film programs and exhibitions, showcased at MoMA New York, Tate Modern, Sharjah Art Foundation, The Film Society of Lincoln Center, and many more. She is the co-founder of ArteEast, a global platform for promoting the arts of the Middle East, which she directed from 2003-2013. Her award-winning scholarly writing has appeared in the Journal of Visual Anthropology, Framework, MERIP, and as book chapters and catalog essays. She regularly contributes to Hyeprallergic, Art Africa, and Harper’s Bazaar Art Arabia. Her work has received support from major foundations, including the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, the Ford Foundation, Open Societies Foundations, Doris Duke Foundation, Humanities New York, NYSCA and the American Association of University Women. 

This event is cosponsored by Student Advocates for the Arts.Interested person may rsvp with their details by Friday, November 22nd.

Where: 306 Russell


To request disability-related accommodations contact OASID at, (212) 678-3689, or (646) 755-3144 video phone, as early as possible.

Last Updated: 9:36 am, Tuesday, Nov 19 , 2019