Alena J. Williams on Dan Flavin
Saturday, September 21, 2013, 2 pm
3 Beekman Street
Beacon, NY 12508
Free with museum admission. No reservations required.
Alena J. Williams is an art historian and curator based in Berlin. She is the curator of Nancy Holt: Sightlines, a traveling exhibition for the Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery at Columbia University in New York (2010-13) and published a companion book with the University of California Press. She is currently working on a book-length study on the relationship between postwar multimedia installations and performances and the dynamic artworks and environments of early modernism. She has lectured and curated film screenings internationally, including Zwischenakte: Three Passages in Cinema at the Arsenal Cinema in collaboration with the Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin, and Rutgers University (2011), Site Recordings: Land Art on Film and Video at the Anthology Film Archives, New York (2010), and Light Is a Kind of Rhythm, a film program and book, at the Institut im Glaspavillon am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz, Berlin (2007-9).