Katherine Carl is an art historian and Curator of the James Gallery and Deputy Director of the Center for the Humanities at the Graduate Center since 2011. She was Curator of Contemporary Exhibitions at The Drawing Center (2004-2007). This follows her work at Dia Art Foundation (1999-2003); manager of the international artists exchange program ArtsLink (1996-1997); and program specialist at the National Endowment for the Arts (1991-1995). She has taught art history, theory, and criticism and curatorial methods at The Graduate Center, Parsons, NYU, and Tyler. Carl’s co-edited books are Lost Highway Expedition Photobook (2007) as part of her participation in the School of Missing Studies, and Evasions of Power (2011). Her writing has been included in Speculation Now (Vera List Center and Duke University Press, 2015) and Crossbenching: Toward Participation as a Critical Spatial Practice (Sternberg Press, 2016). She holds a PhD in Art History and Criticism from the State University of New York, Stony Brook, and a B.A. from Oberlin College.

Programming

Block Party
exhibition
Fri, Sep 15, 2017 – Sat, Oct 28, 2017

Block Party

The Lenin Museum
exhibition
Thu, Nov 20, 2014 – Sat, Jan 17, 2015,
12:00 AM – 12:00 AM

The Lenin Museum

Shifters
exhibition
Fri, Nov 18, 2011 – Fri, Feb 17, 2012

Shifters

Seminars & Working Groups