Presented as part of Artadia’s Art & Dialogue series, Peter Eleey, Curator, MoMA PS1, gave a talk at The Lab in San Francisco on November 3, 2016.
Peter Eleey currently serves as Curator and Associate Director of Exhibitions and Programs at MoMA PS1. Since joining MoMA PS1 as its Curator in 2010, Eleey has organized 20 exhibitions at the museum, including premiere presentations of Ed Atkins, Darren Bader, and Matt Connors, as well as acclaimed surveys of Huma Bhabha, James Lee Byars, Lara Favaretto, George Kuchar, Thomas Lanigan-Schmidt, and Maria Lassoing. From 2007 through 2010, Eleey was a curator at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, where he organized exhibitions with Trisha Brown and Goshka Macuga. Before joining the Walker, he was a Curator and Producer at Creative Time, New York from 2002 to 2007, where he organized a wide range of multidisciplinary projects and events.
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