Projects

Infinite Mirror: Images of American Identity, Newcomb Museum, Tulane University, 2012

This is an archive of select publications, presentations, podcasts, media appearances and other work, 2001-present.

FAI Stories, (forthcoming, 2021)

Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal, (forthcoming, 2021)

Pandemic exposes Philly’s opportunity deserts. City Hall can fix that,” PlanPhilly, 2020

Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal, opening panel, with Mark Christman, Founder and Artistic Director, Ars Nova Workshop, and Anthony Elms, Daniel and Brett Sundheim Chief Curator, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia

Pandemics are hard. Investing in community-based artists could help,” PlanPhilly, 2020

Just Being,” Art Journal Open, co-authored with Dr. Risham Majeed, 2020

“Ain’t No Stoppin’ Us Now: African American Artists in Philadelphia since 1940,” published in The Routledge Companion to African American Art History, 2019

Who’s Not in the Picture, Frick Collection, 2019

Barnes/Lincoln Museum Studies Program, Museum Hue, 2018

Museum Archipelago 43, Museum Archipelago, 2018

Black Aesthetics: Philadelphia and the Black Arts Movement, African American Museum of Philadelphia, 2017

Preparing for Careers in Museums, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, 2017

Who is We? Intersecting Engagement and Equity Efforts at Philadelphia’s Arts Institutions, Moore College of Art and Design, 2016

This is Why: Expanding Opportunities for Educational Engagement, National Council of Arts Administrators Conference, 2016

Co-Organizer and Moderator, Glenstone Roundtable, Glenstone, 2015

Extreme Collaborations in Medicine + Design, Design Philadelphia, 2014

Winston and Carolyn Lowe Lecture, Harlem Fine Art Show, 2014

The American Idea of Museums, Temple University, 2012

Excursus II: The Barnes Method, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, 2012

Infinite Mirror: Images of American Identity, 2011—2014

Lead Juror, Black Creativity Juried Art Exhibition, Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, 2007

Black Belt, The Studio Museum in Harlem, 2003

Freestyle, The Studio Museum in Harlem, 2001

In Conversation with saxohphonist Ken Vandermark, New Paths Festival, 2014
(photography by Ryan Collerd)