A wide shot of a ceramics studio, featuring students working with pottery wheels and other tools.
Black and white portrait of a person indoors

Aliza Shvarts

Director of Low-Residency MFA; Assistant Professor, Performance


Educational Background: BA, Yale University; Whitney Independent Study Program; PhD, Performance Studies, NYU. 

Exhibitions: Tate Modern, Athens Biennale, Centre for Contemporary Art FUTURA, Galeria Municipal do Porto, Galerie Maria Bernheim, the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Leslie-Lohman Museum, Participant Inc, Art in General, SculptureCenter. 

Publications: Whitechapel Documents in Contemporary Art: Practice, The Feminist and Queer Information Studies Reader, TDR/The Drama Review, Women & Performance, The Brooklyn Rail. 

Bibliography: October, Artforum, The New York Times, The Cut, e-flux, BOMB, Art in America. Awards: Monroe Lippman Memorial Award for Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation, Andy Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant, Recess Critical Writing Fellow, A.I.R. Artist Fellow.


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