PUBLICATIONS & EVENTS
NEW! Updated April 28 2015 Tues 5 May 2015 Courtauld Institute of Art (University of London), History of Photography Research Seminar Liena Vayzman "Staging the Self: Claude Cahun's Self-Portraits and the Aesthetics of Resistance" Sat 9 May 2015 Nunnery Gallery, Bow Arts, London Breaking the Rules: Gender, Photography and Performance from Claude Cahun to Today. Panel discussion with Juliet Jacques, Liena Vayzman, Ingo Andersson, and curator Karen LeRoy Harris
*College Art Association (CAA) 2015 National Conference in New York, Feb. 2015, in panel on Queer Experimental Film and Video organized by Cecilia DoughertyProfessor Liena Vayzman's course on Contemporary Art: 1945 to the Present at Wesleyan University, Spring 2014
Check out the class PopUp ArtZine
and Syllabus"Magritte: Mystery of the Ordinary1926-1938 at MoMA" review Daily Serving 12.17.2013 "Magritte at MoMA" Huffington Post 01.17.2014Crystal Palace Film Fest screening & Liena Vayzman curator lecture State University of New York - WCC Center for Digital Arts 10.22.2013"The Self-Portraits of Claude Cahun: Transgression, Self-Representation, and Avant-Garde Photography, 1917-1947"
by Liena Vayzman, Yale University, PhD Dissertation, Abstract"Photographing the Invisible: LaToya Ruby Frazier at the Brooklyn Museum" Daily Serving 07.13 "Art as Response to Attacks on LGBT Rights in Russia on the Eve of the Sochi Olympics" Huffington Post 9.28.13Farm Fresh Art: Food, Art, Politics, and the Blossoming of Social PracticeArt Practical (SF)
Reprinted in Proximity Magazine (Chicago) "I'd Rather Be Here Now: The Performative Verb of Painting. Interview with Anoka Faruqee" X-TRA Contemporary Art Quarterly (Los Angeles)Crystal Palace: 1st ArtSpace Experimental Film and Video Festival
curated by Liena Vayzman Info..
+ Blog Women and the Politics of Representation Panel at Yale Club of New York
with Carol Armstrong (Yale History of Art), Judith Resnik (Yale Law School), Linda Greenhouse (Yale Law School/New York Times), Laura Wexler (Yale Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies), and Liena VayzmanMaterial Cultures in the Space Between, 1914-1945, Brown University, 06.14.2012 - 06.16.201214th Annual Conference of the Space Between Society: Culture and Literature Between WWI and WWII
Liena Vayzman, Claude Cahun and Marcel Moores Photographs, Channel Islands, c. 1938-39: Translocation, Collaborative Authorship, and the Material Limits of Photography. Panel on Photography and the 1930s Photographic Memory Workshop at Yale, 12.07.2011
"Claude Cahun and Marcel Moores Photographs in the Channel Islands: Liminal Geography, Political Resistance and the Limits of Queer Self-Exposure" Bio
& curator's essay on Chance Operations exhibition SWITCH New Media Journal at San Jose State University
* "Women and the Politics of Representation" panel Yale Law School, 11.8.2011
Liena Vayzman, "Yale's First Women PhDs, 1894: Photographic Traces and Recovered Histories of Pioneering Scholars and Scientists." With Carol Armstrong and Judith Resnik, discussants: Linda Greenhouse and Laura Wexler, intro: Priyamvada Natarajan.Climate Curators'NightLight Flickr SlideshowMaria the Korean Bride @ ATA
curated by Liena Vayzman YouTube video
* Lemon Tree Project in Time (Lapse)
at Krowswork Gallery
Oakland CA, 2010. SF Chronicle:"Don't Miss"
this Muybridge-inspired show. Understanding Sustainability: Perspectives from the Humanities 2nd International Conference
at Portland State University,
May 20-23, 2010
*College Art Association conference, Chicago, Feb. 13, 2010
"Food as Art as Sustainability Activism: The Politics of Agriculture and Food Systems in 21st Century Art Practices" in the session "Artist Citizen: Catalysts, Collectives, Utopias"