Talking to Action at Hammer Museum’s ENGAGE MORE NOW

The Talking to Action researchers and lead curator Bill Kelley, Jr. took part in the Hammer Museum’s Engage More Now! A Symposium on Artists, Museums, and Publics on November 6-7, 2015. The symposium aimed to address three main areas of investigation: museum-sited engagement; nomadic museum practices; and artist-initiated engagement outside existing institutional frameworks. As a guest [more]

Interviews from the Archive – Proyecto Transgenero

Date of Interview: April 11, 2011 Location: Ecuador Topic: Art & Social Space. The First Gay Marriage in Ecuador: An Art-Law Collaboration [1] Interviewer: María Amelia Viteri, Ph.D., Professor/Researcher at FLACSO-Ecuador [2]

Interview with Bill Kelley, Jr.

Date of Interview: Aug 14, 2015 Location: Quito, Ecuador Topic: Interview with Bill Kelley, Jr. Interviewer: Rodrigo Ortega [1] on behalf of FLACSO Radio [2] 

Community-based Art and Institutional Cultural Spaces

While in Quito, lead curator Bill Kelley, Jr. conducted interviews with artists and cultural promoters. He asked: What is the most urgent challenge in supporting community based art practices operating between community and institutional cultural spaces? 

Social Practice: Theory and Exhibition

An interview with Talking to Action advisory member and theorist Stephen Wright regarding the methodologies of social art practice and conventional research and exhibitions. 

Curatorial Practice and Community-Based Art

An interview with Lucía Sanromán Talking to Action co-curators Karen Moss and Bill Kelley, Jr. interviewed Lucía Sanromán regarding curatorial practice and community-based art. 

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