Programs designed and produced by graduate students.


Erika Ordosgoitti

In November 2019 the artist, poet, curator, and arts administrator Erika Ordosgoitti (Executive Director of El Avispero Artist Residency in Venezuela and former Adjunct Director and Curator at P3 Plataforma Para Performance) visited SAIC to give a lecture "Administrating Amidst Chaos". The events during their visit were organized by the arts admin alum Carlos Salazar-Lermont and the student Sofia Gabriel.

Organized by Dual MA in Arts Administration & Policy and Modern and Contemporary Art History alumni Carlos Salazar-Lermont (2019) and MA Arts Administration & Policy student Sofia Gabriel (2021)

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Luis Camnitzer

In April 2019, the renowned artist, writer, curator and educator Luis Camnitzer came to SAIC at the invitation of the Arts Administration & Policy department. The events during his residency were organized by arts admin students Carlos Salazar and Constanza Mendoza.

Organized by MA in Arts Administration & Policy program student Constanza Mendoza, and Dual MA in Arts Administration & Policy and Art History, Theory & Criticism program student Carlos Salazar-Lermont.

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Grad Chat with Daniel Jimenez Quiroz

MAAAP student and Founder of comic and visual art platform Entreviñetas, discusses his experience with cultural administration in Colombia. November 5, 2018.

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Doing the Work ​

Recontextualizing Sustainability and Inclusion Field Foundation President Angelique Power in conversation with Director of the Joyce Foundation’s Cultural Program, Tracie D. Hall. April 9, 2018

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South of Pico​

African American Artists in Los Angeles in the 1960’s and 1970’s.  A conversation with Kellie Jones and Romi Crawford. September 7, 2017.

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Perspectives on Criticism​

A Panel Discussion on Art Writing Across Regional and Global Boundaries, featuring Ben Genocchio, James Yood, and Anthoney Downey. April 14, 2015.

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Roberto Bedoya​

SAIC MAAAP Alumnus and City of Oakland Cultural Affairs Manager, policymaker Bedoya has worked as an arts administrator to expand definitions of inclusion and belonging throughout his career.  March 10, 2015.

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