Roski Talks: Aurora Tang

Feb 7, 7pm
USC Roski Graduate Building
Los Angeles Art District

 

Roski Talks are open to the public and free
Reserve tickets here.

 

LOCATION

Los Angeles Arts District
1262 Palmetto Street, Los Angeles CA 90013

 

ABOUT THE SPEAKER

Aurora Tang is a curator and researcher based in Los Angeles.

Tang has worked with the Center for Land Use Interpretation (CLUI) since 2009, and currently serves as its program director. Founded in 1994, the CLUI is a non-profit research organization involved in exploring and understanding contemporary land and landscape issues. The organization produces exhibitions about land use phenomenology in the USA, and displays them at its exhibit locations and at other museum and non-commercial and educational venues as well. The CLUI produces publications, online resources, tours, lectures, and other public programs across the country. 

As an independent curator Tang has organized recent exhibitions at the MAK Center for Art and Architecture, MOCA Tucson, and the City of West Hollywood. She has also worked with the Getty Research Institute, Getty Conservation Institute, and High Desert Test Sites, where she was managing director from 2011–15. Tang has taught at schools including Otis College of Art and Design and the University of Southern California. She is the recipient of an Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts Curatorial Research Fellowship.