EXHIBITIONS AND EVENTS
UN/CUBE online gallery (www.uncube.org) is showing EULOGY, 2020 opening on June 6th in a group exhibition called Summer Savory.
I am pleased to have my video performance work AGING VENUS included in the FEM TOUR TRUCK international festival of feminist video art, traveling to Peru, Ecuador, Columbia, Mexico, Spain, France, Portugal and the U.K.
Two photographic studies of AGING VENUS are included in the Sisterhood exhibition at Haus N Athen in Athens, Greece. The show was curated by Angelo Plessas. The show runs from the 6th of February to March 7th.
I gave a talk on the arc of my self-portraiture from 1979 to the present, at a panel on February 14th, 2019 titled Re-storying the Female Body – Contested Site: The Female Body in Contemporary Art at the CAA’s annual conference. The panel was organized by Katya Grokhovsky and took place at the New York Hilton Hotel in midtown.
PRESS FOR IN THE CUT
This review by artist Nadja Verena Marcin of IN THE CUT – The Male Body in Feminist Art, 150 Phalluses in Feminist Art Today, is now up on Hyperallergic.
I am pleased to share this first review to appear in English of IN THE CUT – The Male Body in Feminist Art, curated by Andrea Jahn at Stadtgalerie Saarbrücken in Germany, which ran through January 2019. What About the Male Body in Feminist Art? An Exhibition Examines, Widewalls, May 23, 2018
The following is a video produced by Stadgalerie Saarbrücken on the occasion of the exhibition IN THE CUT – The Male Body in Feminist Art:
This link takes you to a video that was shot at the panel discussion held at Stadgalerie Saarbrücken on the occasion of the exhibition IN THE CUT – The Male Body in Feminist Art. The panel was moderated by curator Andrea Jahn. The panel of English speaking artists took place on May 19th and included Eunice Golden, Joan Semmel, Katherine Gilje and myself. Betty Tompkins joined us via Skype. A second panel was held the next day of the German speaking artists.
REVIEWS OF the self-portrait sessions
A third review of my show in Los Angeles was just published in Entertainment Voice. The piece, titled ‘Susan Silas: the self-portrait sesssions’ Investigates the Projected Self, was written by Rachael McDonald. (July 14, 2016)
A second review of my show in Los Angeles, written by artist and writer Max King Cap, CB1 Gallery: Susan Silas, has been published in Artillery. (June 30, 2016)
I would like to share this thoughtful review of my exhibition, Susan Silas’ naked look at self-image at CB1 Gallery, written by Sharon Mizota for the L.A. Times. (June 25, 2016)