Urban Field Speakers Series: Elena Filipovic
Toronto, Ontario M5V 3A8
Prefix Institute of Contemporary Art is proud to present the eighth season of the Urban Field Speakers Series. This international lecture series brings together an array of global and local participants, including artists, architects, curators, designers and scholars, who offer unique perspectives on the role of art in transforming the experience of the city. Past series have featured presentations by such erudite speakers as Cuauhtémoc Medina, Chantal Mouffe, Rabih Mroué, Raqs Media Collective and Saskia Sassen, moderated by local luminaries such as Adrian Blackwell, Elle Flanders and Dot Tuer. The upcoming season features a stellar roster
Peggy Gale, moderator
The Curator at Wiels Contemporary Art Center in Brussels and co-editor of The Manifesta Decade and The Biennial Reader speaks about the notion of public space in the work of Félix González-Torres. Moderated by Peggy Gale, independent curator and recipient of a 2006 Governor General's Award in Visual and Media Arts. Co-presented by Roski School of Fine Arts, University of Southern California (USC).