David J. Getsy



2018-2019 Exhibitions:

The Gutter Art of Stephen Varble:
Genderqueer Performance in the 1970s, photographs by Greg Day

ONE Archives Foundation Gallery, West Hollywood, California
1 March to 17 May 2019

Rubbish and Dreams:
The Genderqueer Performance Art of Stephen Varble
Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, New York
29 September 2018 to 27 January 2019

> preview article in the Leslie-Lohman magazine
> New York Times review by Holland Cotter (11 January 2019) [or PDF]
> New York Times T Magazine feature
> Bob Nickas, "Stephen Varble: Now More Than Ever"
> them magazine interview by Emily Colucci
> Screen Slate article on Journey to the Sun
> Vulture.com/New York Magazine article
> Garage Magazine article
> Artforum preview
> New York Times preview

Stephen Varble: An Antidote to Nature's Ruin on this Heavenly Globe,
Prints and Video from the Early 1980s

Institute 193, Lexington, Kentucky
20 October 2018 to 1 December 2018
catalogue launch on 16 November 2018

> interview with Miriam Kienle on researching in Kentucky's queer archives
> catalogue essay: "Stephen Varble's Xerographic Dreams"

13 April 2019 Lecture (West Hollywood):
Rubbish and Dreams: The Genderqueer Performance Art of Stephen Varble in 1970s New York
West Hollywood City Council Chambers
Sponsored by the California LGBT Arts Alliance

29 October 2018 Screening (NYC):
Modern Mondays: Stephen Varble, Museum of Modern Art, New York, 7pm

27 October 2018: Panel Discussion (Boston):
Digging in the Dirt: Historical Erasure and Trans Archival Recovery,
Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University

19 October 2018 Symposium (NYC):
Queer New York and Urban Performance
, New York University

11 October 2018 Screening (Chicago):
Stephen Varble's Journey to the Sun, Gene Siskel Film Center Chicago