Visual Arts

Guest Artists and Filmmakers

The Visual Arts program invites a rotating array of guest artists and filmmakers across a variety of disciplines to lecture, guest critique, and screen their work.

Recent Guests

2021

Edgar Arceneaux, Hannah Black, David Company, Caleb Considine, Diana Cooper, Maya Erdelyi, Ryan Gander, Ian Gouldstone, Josephine Halvorson, Shannon Harvey, Kirsten Johnson, Dani Levine, Ani Liu, Kim Longinotto, Giancarlo Vulcano, Shanna Maurizi, Adam Michaels, Sahra Motalebi, Indrani Pal-Chaudhuri, Lea Pires, Anne Pope, Yoruba Richen, Jacolby Satterwhite, Devan Shimoyama, Norah Solorzano, Mariam Aziza Stephan, Paula Wilson, and Carmen Winant.

2020

Ghada Amer, Minia Biabiany, Anna Boden, Nuotama Bodomo, Garrett Bradley, Matthew Brandt, Lex Brown, Tina Campt, Enrique Chagoya, Jesse Chun, Julie Dash, Zeinabu Irene Davis, Angela Davis, Aria Dean, Mrinal Desai, Maya Erdelyi, Shannon Finnegan, Ellie Ga, ektor garcia, Katie Gegenheimer, Laura Herman, Madeleine Hunt-Ehrlich, Becky James, Baseera Khan, Bahareh Khoshooee, Simone Leigh, Linda Lopez, Tracy Ma, Adam Michaels, Barbara McCullough, Pat Mcelnea, Troy Michie, Kirill Mikhanovski, Amaryllis DeJesus Moleski, Jesse Moss, Rungano Nyoni, David Pagel, Neeta Patel, Adam Pendleton, Katia Santibañez, Keisha Scarville, James Siena, Rose Simpson, Samantha Vernon, and Roger White.

2019

Danielle Aubert, Dan Fox, Robert Greene, Janice Guy, Whitney Hubbs, Gregor Huber, Kirsten Johnson, Prem Krishnamurthy, Jeff Kryvicky, Ruth Lingen, Zavé Martohadjono, Shanna Maurizi, Mario Moore, Indrani Pal-Chaudhuri, Anne Pope, Yoruba Richen, Antonio Rossi, Tom Sachs, Margaret Schedel, Rirkrit Tiravanija, Chai Vasarhelyi, Giancarlo Vulcano, and Christine Wang.

2018

Shannon Ebner, Janice Guy, Caitlin Keogh, Dave McKenzie, Mark Owens, Arthur Ou and Elle Pérez.

Past Guests

Past guests/guest instructors and filmmakers have included Peggy Ahwesh, Desiree Akhavan, Diana Al-Hadid, Khalik Allah, Will Allen, Janine Antoni, Edgar Arceneaux, Martin Arnold, Joana Arnow, Mollye Asher, Danielle Aubert, Ute Aurand, Jessica Bardsley, Endia Beal, Kevin Beasley, Zoe Beloff, Claire Bishop, Suzanne Bocanegra, Lizzie Borden, Carol Bove, AA Bronson, Tania Bruguera, A K Burns, Paul Chan, Abigail Child, Jim Chuchu, Andrea Chung, Chuck Close, Ethan Coen, Julie Dash, Josephine Decker, Dawn Dedeaux, Gustav Deutsch, Lois Dodd, Nathaniel Dorsky, David Duchovny, Nicole Eisenman, Hassen Ferhani, Teresita Fernandez, Keltie Ferris, Morgan Fisher, Bill Forsythe, George Gachara, Ernie Gehr, Mark Gibson, Milena Gierke, Claudia Gorbman, Deborah Granick, William Greaves, Josephine Halvorson, Mary Heilmann, Sara Hendren, Thomas Hirschhorn, Sandra Hochman, Pierre Huyghe, Andrew Jarecki, Charlie Kaufman, William Kentridge, Abbas Kiarostami, So Yong Kim, Peter Kubelka, Heidi Lau, Kevin Lau, Christian Lebrat, Maggie Lee, Andrea On Kiu Li, Irene Lusztig, Guy Maddin, Terrence Malick, Asmara Marek, Jonas Mekas, Adam Michaels, Naeem Mohaiemen, Wangechi Mutu, Brandon Ndife, Lizzie Olesker, Julie Peeters, Nicolás Pereda, Matias Piñeiro, Scott Ponik, William Pope.L, Yvonne Rainer, Jennifer Reeves, Kelly Reichardt, Silas Riener, Alex Ross-Perry, Ira Sachs, Lynne Sachs, Renate Sami, Hanna Schimek, Peter Schjeldahl, Pieter Schoolwerth, Alexander Shebanow, Shadzia Sikander, Abderrahmane Sissako, Michael Smith, Ileana Solomonoff, Nancy Spector, Frances Stark, Courtney Stephens, Deborah Stratman, Christine Vachon, Mary Weatherford, Wim Wenders, Roger Ross Williams, Michael Zryd and Thomas Zummer.