December 17, 2013 at 12:00pm Nashville Public Library / 615 Church St., Nashville, TN
Insight Series Q&A Forum Speaker:
Michelle Grabner is an internationally lauded artist, critic, educator, gallerist, and curator. Represented by Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago and Anne Mosseri-Marlio, Zurich, Grabner has exhibited nationally and internationally at venues including the Musée d´art Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg; Tate St. Ives, UK; Stadtgalerie, Keil; Kunsthalle, Bern; Daimler Contemporary, Berlin; Rocket, London; Cranbrook Art Museum; The Walker Art Center; The Milwaukee Art Museum; Turbinehallerne, Copenhagen; and The Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, among others.
In 1999 Grabner founded the artist-run project space The Suburban with her husband Brad Killan. In 2009 they started the nonprofit exhibition space The Poor Farm, both of which they continue to run.
Grabner is an editor for X-TRA and a contributor to such publications as Artforum, Modern Painters, Frieze, Art Press, and Art Agenda. She is professor and chair of Painting and Drawing at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and recent senior critic at Yale University in the Department of Painting and Printmaking.
Insight Series Q&A Forum Moderator:
Adrienne Outlaw, Founder of Seed Space, is a socially engaged artist whose work addresses issues of individual and communal health, especially in such areas as neuroethics and bioethics. Taking inspiration from consumer driven changes in food and drug policies, it is her goal to create experiences in which we can imagine solutions and start a sea change.