Visual + Digital Arts Open Lecture: Alexandra McIntosh

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The Visual Arts Open Lectures presents talks by leading Canadian and international artists, curators and academics. Join Independent Residency Faculty Alexandra McIntosh for this talk.

Alexandra McIntosh is Director of Programs and Exhibitions at Fogo Island Arts (FIA), an international contemporary art organization based on Fogo Island, Newfoundland, Canada. In collaboration with Nicolaus Schafhausen, she oversees FIA’s artist residencies, exhibitions, publications and events, as well as the development of strategic programs and partnerships. Her projects with FIA include establishing an annual series of socially and politically engaged film, and a residency dedicated to arts writing, as well as commissions and solo exhibitions with artists Wilfrid Almendra, Marlene Creates, Edgar Leciejewski, Isa Melsheimer, Leander Schönweger, and Augustas Serapinas. She is co-editor of the volumes Hannah Rickards: Grey light. Left and right back, high up, two small windows (2016) and Edgar Leciejewski: Tones (2017), published by Fogo Island Arts and Sternberg Press (Berlin).