Roski Talks: Spring 2022 Schedule


USC Roski School Announces 
the Roski Talks Spring 2022 Schedule


For details and to make reservations for individual talks, please visit those event pages.


Unless otherwise stated, all Roski Talks are presented at 7pm 
at the USC Roski Graduate Building
1262 Palmetto Street, Los Angeles, 90013


COVID-19 Requirements: All visitors must have proof of full vaccination, wear a surgical, N95 or KN95 mask when indoors, complete a USC Trojan Check the day of the visit and prior to arriving on campus. For anyone not fully vaccinated against COVID-19, they must attest that they have a medical contraindication or religious objection to vaccination and as an alternative present a negative COVID-19 test collected within 72 hours of the start of this event. By attending this event, you are attesting that you meet one of these requirements.


Feb 1
Nao Bustamante, 
Artist and USC Roski Professor 
Please note: this is a new date for the event that was originally scheduled for Jan 11


Feb 8 

Joseph Daniel Valencia, Curator


Feb 13, 12 noon
Josh Kline
, Artist
Location: LAXART Gallery
7000 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90038
Presented by LAXART


Feb 22
Bryan Allen
, Entertainment Designer/Creative Director


Mar 8
Hông-Ân Tru'o'ng
, Artist
Handtmann Photography Lecture
Location: Gin D. Wong Conference Center, Harris Hall 101, USC


Mar 22
Frances Anderton
, Radio host, Author, Design & Architecture Commentator


Apr 1
Sita Bhaumik, Jocelyn Jackson and Patrick “Pato” Hebert

Artists, Organizers and Educators
"Belonging as Survival: Creativity, Activism and Community"
Location: Tommy’s Place, USC
Presented by USC Visions & Voices


Apr 5
Julia Johnson, 
Photographer/Art Director
Please note: this is a new date for the event that was originally scheduled for Jan 18.


Apr 12
Heidi Lau
, Artist


Apr 21
“Ku’Er Worlds: Queering Chinese American Identity in Art & Film”

Featuring Andrew Thomas Huang, Patty Chang, Wang Shui, Hao Wu and Lesley Ma
Artist, Filmmakers and Curator
Location: Ray Stark Family Theatre 
Presented by USC Visions & Voices
Please note: this event was orginally scheduled for Jan 27, but postponed due to Covid-19 considerations.


Apr 29 - 30 
South of Expo: Art, Artists and Cultural Spaces Since the 1960s 

Artists, Activists and Curators
Times and Locations vary - details to come
Presented by USC Visions & Voices