'Shift Your Weight' Exhibition Talk Moderated by Morgan Meis
Join Vox for a gallery talk on November 23rd from 3-5pm with the November exhibiting artists Timothy Belknap, Stephanie Bursese, Kelsey Halliday Johnson, Sharon Koelblinger, Christopher Manzione, and Kristen Neville Taylor (Glass MFA 2016). The exhibition features the six artists, all 2013 joining members of the collective, with works in conversation in the first gallery space and then in pairs in the other three gallery spaces.
The talk will be moderated by essayist and critic Morgan Meis (Whiting Award Winner, 2013, Non-Fiction). He writes about art and culture for newspapers and magazines including Harper’s, n+1, Slate, Virginia Quarterly Review and The Believer, and is the critic-at-large for The Smart Set, an arts magazine at Drexel University. A co-founder of the arts collective Flux Factory, he is also an editor at 3 Quarks Daily. He holds an MA and a PhD from the New School and a BA from Eugene Lang College, where he has also taught philosophy. In 2010, he was the recipient of a Creative Capital/Warhol Foundation Arts Writers grant. In Ruins (Fallen Bros. Press, 2012), his book of essays on art, literature, and contemporary life, he explores the idea that we only understand our experiences after we have already lost them.