2014 University of Texas, Austin PhD (expected)

1999 University of Washington, Seattle WA MFA

1996 Hampshire College, Amherst, MA BA



2009- Associate Professor, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

2003-2009 Assistant Professor, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

2000, 2002-2003 Adjunct Assistant Professor, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA

1999-2000 Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

1995-99 Instructor, The Nesiya Institute, Israel and North America





The Art of Forgetfulness, the Trauma of Memory: Yael Bartana and Artur Zmijewski, Transmission Annual (forthcoming)

Trouble in Paradise: The Erasure of Memory at Canada Park, Pidgin Magazine (forthcoming)

Setting Sail: The Aesthetics of Politics on the Gaza Flotilla, Art Papers (forthcoming)

Picasso in Palestine, Pastelegram Aug 4, 2011

Culture Wars at Arthouse, Glasstire, March 6, 2011

The Nazi Fetish: Ritual Violence and the Power of Cinema in Inglorious Basterds, Art Papers, July/August 2010

Revolutionary Tourism: Land, Labor and Loss in Yael Bartana’s Summer Camp Art Papers, Nov/Dec 2008

Extraordinary Gestures: The Performance of Politics at the Borderland of an Absolute Artlies Issue 56, Winter 2007

Collecting and Collectivity Artlies Issue 56, Winter 2007

reprinted: Coleccionismo y Colectividad, [i] Privado – Textos, trans. Iván Ordóñez, Feb 8, 2011

“Organizing Artists in a Post-Utopian World” Artlies, Issue. 47, Summer 2005



Interview with Nicholas Schaffhausen, Art Papers, May/June 2011

Felix Gonzalez Torres Billboards, a Roundtable II, …Might Be Good, Issue #162 Feb 4, 2011

Felix Gonzalez Torres Billboards, a Roundtable I, …Might Be Good, Issue #161 Jan 21, 2011

Interview with Walead Beshty, Art Papers, March/April 2010

Interview with Richard Patterson, Daily Serving, Feb 22, 2010

Roundtable: Shadow of Financial Meltdown Looms as Artists Enter ‘Modern Ruin’ Front Row: D Magazine, Feb. 17, 2010

Interview with Eve Sussman, …Might Be Good, Issue #131, Oct. 9, 2009



Review of Lisa Tan, Daily Serving, March 1, 2011

Review of Sarah Oppenheimer, Art Papers, March/April 2011

Review of On The Road at Art Pace (curated by Jens Hoffman), Art Papers Jan/Feb 2011

Review of Cyprien Gaillard: Cities of Gold and Mirrors, Daily Serving, Nov 2, 2010

Review of Liam Gillick at Ft Worth Contemporary Arts, Art Lies Issue 66, Summer/Fall 2010

Review of Luc Tuymans at The Dallas Museum of Art, Art Lies Issue 66, Summer/Fall 2010

Review of Maurizio Cattelan: Is There Life Before Death? Daily Serving, June 9, 2010

Rachel Whiteread and the Piety of Modernism, Front Row: D Magazine May 25, 2010

Book Review of Considering Forgiveness, Art Lies, Issue 65, Spring 2010

Review of Gabriel Acavedo Velarde at MAMFW, Front Row: D Magazine, March 2, 2010

Review of Josephine Meckseper, Art Lies, Issue 64, Winter 2009

Review of Willie Dougherty: Ghost Story, Art Lies, Issue 63, Fall 2009

Review of theanyspacewhatever, Art Papers, January/February 2009

Review of Take your Time: Olafur Eliasson, Art Lies, Issue 61, Spring 2009

Review of The Dead Weight Of A Quarrel Hangs: Selections From The Atlas Group Archive, Artlies Issue 60, 2008

Review of Hubbard and Birchler: No Room to Answer, Artlies Issue 60, Winter 2008

Review of Adi Nes at Light and Sie, …Might Be Good , Issue #112, Dec 12, 2008

Review of Real Time: Art in Israel, 1998-2008, Art Papers, September/October 2008

Review of Kara Walker: My Complement, My Enemy, My Oppressor, My Love, Artlies Issue 59, Fall 2008

Review of On Kawara: 10 Tableaux and 16952 Pages, Artlies Issue 59, Fall 2008

Review of Phil Collins: The World Won’t Listen, Artlies Issue 57, Spring 2008

Review of Matthew Day Jackson at the Blanton Museum, Artlies, Issue 54, Summer 2007

Review of Jonathan Meese at Ballroom Marfa Artlies, Issue 52, Fall 2006

Review of Robert Bechtle: A Retrospective Artlies, Issue 47, Summer 2005

Our Human Frame, Our Gutted Mansion: Enrique Martinez Celaya The Redheaded Step Child June 2000

Present Absence: Denzil Hurley The Red Headed Step Child, April 2000




Curatorial Fellow, Visual Art Center, University of Texas, Austin, TX


Curator with David Willburn, Queer States, Visual Art Center, University of Texas, Austin, TX

Curator with Kate Green, The Mobile Archive: Video Selections from the Israeli Center for Digital Art, Visual Art Center, University of Texas, Austin, TX

Curator, Out of Place, Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin, TX

Curator, Peter Saul and John Yau, Visual Art Center, University of Texas, Austin, TX


Curator with Christina Rees, Eve Sussman and the Rufus Corporation: Yuri’s Office, FWCA, TX

Curator with Subtext Projects, Three Propositions and Musical Scenario, Fort Worth, TX


Curator, Collecting and Collectivity at Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX


Curator, Soil Gallery, Abstraction/Construction Seattle, WA




Critic in residence at Israeli Center for Digital Art, Holon, Israel


Artis curatorial program in Israel


nominated for Arthouse Texas Prize


finalist for Art Pace residency in San Antonio, TX

Art House visiting lecture series studio visit program


Millay Colony for the Arts, Full fellowship


Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Full fellowship

finalist for Creative Capital Grant

Meadows Museum Moss Chumley Award


finalist for Art Pace residency in San Antonio, TX

nominated for Arthouse Texas Prize

Jentel Artists Residency, Full Fellowship






Moderator, Queer State(s) Symposium, University of Texas, Austin, TX

(panelists: Andy Campbell, Leah Devun, Jonathan D. Katz, Nathan Lee, Lisa Moore, Risa Puleo, Ixchel Rosal, Chelsea Weathers)

Panelist, Programming Texas, The Texas Biennial, Arthouse, Austin, TX

Panelist, The Freedom of the City: Models of Urban Engagement & Creativity in the 21st Century, SMU, Dallas, TX

(Panelists: Nato Thompson, Mel Chin, Rick Lowe, Laurie Jo Reynolds)

Panelist, Inflammatory Images and the Politics of Sex, Arthouse, Austin, TX

(Panelists: Elizabeth Dunbar, Michele Handelman, Ann Reynolds, Andy Campbel, kt shorb)

Chair, CAA: Interdependent Identities: Paradigm and Paradox in Contemporary Israeli and Palestinian Art, New York, NY

(panelists: Dora Apel, Adair Rounthwaite, Ghanit Ankori)

2010 Moderator, Art Works: A Local Conversation about Art, labor and Economics, SMU, Dallas, TX

(panelists: Marc Herbst, Maureen Connor, Brent Brown, Michael Corris, Bryce Dwyer)

Moderator, Art Lies Salon Series – Contemporary Painting, Rachofsky House, Dallas, TX

(panelists: Jeffrey Grove, Annette Lawrence, Frences Colpitt)

Lecturer, “On Warhol” Modern Art Museum Fort Worth, Ft Worth, TX


Lecturer, Bemis Center for the Arts, Omaha, NE

Visiting Artist, The University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Panelist, “Janus Face, Antipode, or Homologue: Feminism and Conceptualism 1965-1975”: Centraltrak: The University of Texas, Dallas artist residency, Dallas, TX

(panelists: Frances Colpitt, Eric Stryker, Charissa Terranova)

Panelist, Ft Worth Contemporary Arts, Ft Worth TX (panelists: Richard Patterson, Gavin Morrison)


Lecturer, Centraltrak: The University of Texas, Dallas artist residency, Dallas, TX

Moderator, “New Media” Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas Fair, Dallas, TX

(Panelists: Paul Slocum, Kevin Bewersdorf, Todd Simmons)

Lecturer, “Tuesday Evenings at the Modern” The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

Moderator of “Artist Run and Alternative Spaces” a panel at 500x gallery, Dallas, TX

(panelists: Shannon Stratton, Will Hipps, Ben Hirschkoff)

Co-Chair with Charissa Terranova Collecting and Collectivity panel for CAA

Conference in Dallas in Feb. 2008

(panelists: Lynne McCabe, Pamela Smart, Catherine Caesar, Marian Mazonne)


Lecturer, Rachofsky House, Dallas, TX

Panelist, “Narrative and Sentimentality in Contemporary Art” 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX

(Panelists: Matthew Bourbon, Thomas Fuelmer, Lily Hansen)

Co-Organizer of Collecting and Collectivity Symposium at SMU

(panelists: WJT Mitchell, Mel Ziegler, Michelle White, K8 Hardy)


Visiting Artist/Lecturer, UNT, Denton, TX


Panelist, “Dialogues, the Legacy of Marcel Duchamp.” Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX

(panelists: Dorothy Kosinsky, Charles Wylie, Charissa Terranova, Steve Sverdlik)

Panelist, “If You Were Here” Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX

(panelists: Mary Dinaburg, David Humphrey, Steven Lapthisophon)


Visiting Artist/Lecturer, Loyola Marymount College, Los Angeles, CA


Visiting Artist/Lecturer, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA

Visiting Lecturer, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA – “Is There a Jewish Art?”


Creator of “Word and Image: Critical Discourse in Contemporary Art” University of Washington

(Barbara Rose/Glen Goldberg, Dave Hickey/David Reed, Catherine Murphy/John Yau)




Juror, Idea Fund, Houston, TX


Juror, Millay Colony, Austerlitz, NY

Juror, Brookhaven College Student Exhibition, Dallas, TX


Juror, Dallas Museum of Art awards to artists

Juror, Senior Studio, University of Texas, Austin

Juror, Student Exhibition, University of Texas, Dallas


Juror, TCU Student Exhibition, Fort Worth, TX


Juror, 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX, “Expo 2006”


Juror, The Jacob K. Javits Fellowship, US Dept. of Education




Editorial Advisor, Pastelegram


Board Member, Art Lies Editorial Advisory


Co-Editor with Michelle White of Artlies Issue # 56 on Collectivity


Director of Garner Tullis Print Publishing, New York, NY


Contributing Editor, The Red Headed Step Child, Seattle, WA


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS (* denotes solo show)

2010 The University of TX, Dallas, “Catalyst”

Texas Tech University, Landmarks, “American Studies as Transnational Practice”, Lubbock, TX

Modern Ruin, Dallas, TX

2009 *Lawndale Art Center, Houston, TX

2007 Dallas Contemporary, Dallas, TX, “Reality Bytes” (co-curated by John Pomara, Dean Terry and Joan Davidow)

Texas Biennial, Austin, TX

(Jurors: Ursula Davila -Blanton Museum of Art, Assistant Curator of Latin American Art. Fairfax Dorn-Ballroom Marfa, Executive Director. Kate Green – Artpace, Curator of Education and Exhibitions. Valerie Cassel Oliver
– Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Associate Curator, John Pomara – Assistant Professor, University of Texas Dallas)

The Brewery Project, Los Angeles, CA, “W.O.P.”

*Cactus Bra Gallery, San Antonio, TX

*The Pollock Gallery, SMU, Dallas, TX

*The McKinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas TX

2005 *SOIL Gallery, Seattle, WA

*Studio Gallery, Brookhaven College, Dallas, TX


And/Or Gallery, Dallas, TX, “Tight”


Art in the Metroplex, Fort Worth, TX “

(juror: James Elaine, Hammer Projects Curator, UCLA Hammer Museum)

M5 Artists Collective, Chicago, IL

Gray Matters Gallery, Dallas, TX “New Work, New Year”


Gray Matters Gallery, Dallas, TX “Small Things”


Urban Institute for Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids, MI “Portal Spaces”


Creative Arts Workshop, New Haven, CT “Matter As Protagonist”

(juror: Jessica Stockholder, Director of Graduate Studies in Sculpture, Yale University)


103 Lexington, Brooklyn, NY “Open Studios”

Soil Gallery, Seattle, WA “Drawing: An Intimate Dialogue” (catalogue)


Soil Gallery, Seattle, WA “As Yet Untitled…”

Soil Gallery, Seattle, WA “Abstraction/Construction” (catalogue)

Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA “Northwest Annual”

(juror: Jon Tupper, Director of Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff Center, Alberta Canada)