Roski Talks History

 

Fall 2022

Louise Sandhaus - Nov 15
Graphic designer and faculty at California Institute of the Arts (CalArts)

Martin O'Brien - Nov 8
Artist, scholar, teacher, and zombie.

Danielle Dean - Nov 1
Interdisciplinary artist

Vishal Jugdeo - Oct 18
Artist

Andrea Bowers - Oct 11
Artist

Charlene Liu - Oct 4
Painting, printmaking, and mixed media

Rick Griffith - Sep 27
British-West-Indian collagist, writer, letterpress printer, designer, and optimist futurist

Gala Porras-Kim - Sep 20
Artist

Rozae Nichols - Sep 6
Designer

Annette Miae Kim - Aug 7
Artist, researcher and educator
 

Spring 2022

South of Expo: Art, Artists and Cultural Spaces Since the 1960s - Apr 29 - 30
With Kellie Jones, Ben Caldwell, Groger Guenveur Smith, Amitis (Ami) Motevalli, Cameron Shaw, Pilar Rivas Tompkins, Lisa Diane Wedgeworth, Bethany Montagano, Tiffany E. Barber, Ray Anthony Barrett, Alicia Piller and Felix Quintana.

Ku'er Worlds: Queering Chinese American Identities in Art and Film - Apr 21
Featuring Patty Chang, Andrew Thomas Huang, Jenny Lin, Lesley Ma, WangShui and Hao Wu

Heidi Lau - Apr 12
Artist

Julia Johnson - Apr 5
Designer

Belonging as Survival: Creativity, Activism and Community - Apr 1
With Sita Kuratomi Bhaumik, Adrian De Leon, Patrick "Pato" Hebert and Jocelyn Jackson

Frances Anderton - Mar 22
Architecture and design writer and critic

Hồng-Ân Trương - Mar 8
Artist

Bryan Allen - Feb 22
Designer

Josh Kline - Feb 13
Artist

Joseph Daniel Valencia - Feb 8
Curator

Nao Bustamante - Feb 1
Performance artist

 

FALL 2021

Jesse Mockrin - Nov 16
Art

Hassan Rahim - Nov 9
Art director

Kelly Akashi - Nov 2
Sculptural practice

Judy Baca and Gabriela Urtiaga - Oct 26
Artist and curator

Kour Pour - Oct 19
Los Angeles-based American artist

Sam Dewey and Rachel Zaretsky - Oct 12
USC Roski graduates who both won a USC Roski Macomber Travel Grant.

Jenny Lin & Meiling Cheng - Oct 5
Director of the MA in Curatorial Practices with Head of Critical Studies at the USC School of Dramatic Arts

Roski Talks: Art in Mexico City - Sep 28
Panel discussion

Michael Ellsworth - Sep 21
Designer

Edgar Arceneaux - Sep 7
Artist 

Queer Survivance - Aug 31
Panel Discussion

 

SPRING 2021

Simon Leung - Apr 21
Artist

Amelia Jones - Mar 31
Professor, Roski School of Art & Design

Diedrick Brackens - Mar 17
LA-based textile artist

Karin Fong - Mar 11
Director and designer

TJ Dedeaux-Norris - Mar 10
Artist

Carmen Winant - Mar 3
Artist

Keith Mayerson - Feb 24
Art Professor

Cog•nate Collective - Feb 17
Interdisciplinary research projects and public interventions

Black Gay Mail - Feb 4
Artists: Alan Bell, Ajamu X, Gregory Victorianne, and Ric Irick

Ruby Lerner - Feb 3
Founding Director of Creative Capital

Ellen Lupton - Jan 28
Senior Curator of Contemporary Design at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum in New York City.

 

Fall 2020

Crenshaw Dairy Mart Artists - Nov 4
Artists who  founded the Crenshaw Dairy Mart

Cameron Shaw - Oct 28
Deputy Director and Chief Curator at the California African American Museum (CAAM)

Legacy Russell - Oct 21
Curator, writer and artist

Peter Wu+ - Sep 23
Artist

Candice Lin - Sep 16
Interdisciplinary artist

Matthew Schum - Sep 9
Writer

Coco Fusco - Sep 2
Interdisciplinary artist and writer

 

Spring 2020

Robeson Taj Frazier - Mar 3
Cultural historian

Anne Ellegood - Feb 25
Director at the Institute of Contemporary Art, LA

Sara Daleiden - Feb 18
Strategy, facilitation, evaluation, communications and project coordination

Andrew Campbell - Feb 4
Art historian, critic, and curator

Bill Barminski - Jan 28
Artist / designer

 

Fall 2019

Jenny Lin - Dec 3
Researcher, author

Paul Sahre - Nov 19
Graphic designer

Jeanne Vaccaro - Nov 12
Writer, curator, and teacher

Susan Silton - Nov 5
Artist

Dale Herigstad - Oct 22
Motion graphics, interaction design

Ginger Shulick Porcella - Oct 15
Curator

Gayatri Gopinath - Oct 10
Director of the Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality at New York University

lauren woods - Oct 8
Conceptual artist

Julio Cesar Morales - Sep 17
Artist, educator, and curator

Young Joon Kwak - Sep 10
Artist

Yunhee Min - Sep 3
Site-specific installations and architectural interventions

 

Spring 2019

April Greiman - Apr 16
Design practitioner

Rita Gonzalez - Apr 2
Curator

Lonnie Holley Performance with Nelson Patton - Feb 28
Artist and musician

Roski Talk: Yuki Kihara - Feb 12
Interdisciplinary artist

Richard Pell - Feb 7
National History Museum

Ruben Ochoa - Jan 29
USC Roski Associate Professor

Tanya Aguiñiga - Jan 22
Artist and designer

 

Fall 2018