Talks provides direct access to the top curators and ideas driving contemporary art today, through a year-long series of conversations presented by Locust Projects and Oolite Arts. To register visit http://talks.miami/ #talksmiami
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During intimate conversations, the six arts leaders featured in each season of Talks will talk about their curatorial vision and practice, the art and artists that have shaped their careers, and how they support the work of artists whether in museums or non-traditional spaces. Each will also visit the studios of local artists, providing feedback and visibility that can build a bridge between artists working in Miami and the international cultural community. Talks, launched in 2018 is the first partnership between nonprofits Locust Projects and Oolite Arts, two of the city’s most venerable cultural institutions, coming together under new leadership to provide artist-centered programming.
Locust Talks was originally founded by Locust Projects as a curatorial speaker series with studio visits for local artists presented three times per year. From 2013-2017, Locust Talks featured:
We CREATE opportunities for visual artists at all career stages INVITE risk taking and experimentation ACTIVATE conversations around new art and ideas ADVOCATE for artists and creative practices
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