September 23-25, 2016
Keynote Speaker: Helen Molesworth
Helen Molesworth is currently the Chief Curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. From 2010 to 2014 she served as Chief Curator at the Institute of Contemporary Art / Boston, where she organized “Leap Before You Look: Black Mountain College 1933 – 1957” with Associate Curator Ruth Erickson. She is the editor and primary author of the accompanying catalogue for “Leap Before You Look,” which is a stunning new addition to the growing collection of books about Black Mountain College. Molesworth’s other work includes: Work Ethic (2003), Part Object Part Sculpture (2005), Amy Sillman: One Lump or Two (2013) and This Will Have Been: Art, Love, and Politics in the 1980s (2012).