Coco Fusco: Haunted by History
March 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Interdisciplinary artist and writer Coco Fusco explores the politics of gender, race, war, and identity through multi-media productions incorporating large-scale projections, closed-circuit television, web-based live streaming performances with audience interaction, as well as performances at cultural events that actively engage with the audience.
Coco Fusco is an interdisciplinary artist and writer. She is a recipient of a 2018 Rabkin Prize for Art Criticism, a 2016 Greenfield Prize, a 2014 Cintas Fellowship, a 2013 Guggenheim Fellowship, a 2013 Absolut Art Writing Award, a 2013 Fulbright Fellowship, a 2012 US Artists Fellowship and a 2003 Herb Alpert Award. Fusco’s performances and videos have been presented in such venues as the 56th Venice Biennale, Frieze Special Projects, Basel Unlimited, the Whitney Biennial (2008 and 1993), and BAM’s Next Wave Festival. She is represented by Alexander Gray Associates in New York and teaches at Cooper Union.