Monday, October 28, 2013 at 12pm
VCU Student Commons Theater
Frances Stark is a Los Angeles-based artist and writer with an MFA from the Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA. Solo exhibitions of her work have been presented at the MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge; Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham; Center for Contemporary Art, Glasgow; Portikus, Frankfurt; Secession, Vienna; Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands; Culturgest, Lisbon, Portugal; UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; and Kunstverein, Munich. She is part of this year’s Carnegie International at the Carnegie Museum of Art in Pittsburgh. Her work has also been shown in the Venice Biennale, Venice; Performa 11, New York; the Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, NY; Tate Modern, London; De Appel, Amsterdam; New Langton Arts, San Francisco; Kunsthalle, Basel; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, CA; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; and the Institute for Contemporary Art, London. She is the author of several books including This could become a gimick [sic] or an honest articulation of the workings of the mind, published by MIT List Visual Visual Arts Center; Frances Stark: Collected Works, published by Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König; and The Architect and The Housewife, published by Book Works.