Talk: “The New Territories of Contemporary Art: Disturbing the Status-quo” by Hrag Vartanian

East++ Institute for New Artistic Inquiry and Neuberger Museum of Art Presents

“The New Territories of Contemporary Art: Disturbing the Status-quo”
A Talk by Hrag Vartanian, Chief Editor, Hyperallergic

Neuberger Museum Study
October 25th
12:30 PM – 2:00 PM

Hrag Vartanian is the editor-in-chief and co-founder of Hyperallergic, writer, art critic, curator, and lecturer on contemporary art with an expertise on the intersection of art and politics. With its award-winning reporting, informed opinions, and quality conversations about contemporary art, Hyperallergic reaches over a million readers a month. Hrag started podcasting regularly in 2016, and this year he launched Art Movements, which is a weekly audio magazine. He has curated exhibitions and published in alternative venues and formats for two decades. In 2017, he began a 10-year project titled Fixed Point Perspective, which will look at the contemporary legacy of Ottoman studio photography.

Photo Credit: Portrait of Hrag Vartanian by Maya Shanlikian of Photo Havana in Ramallah, Palestinian Territories