Rita Gonzalez is Associate Curator in the Department of Contemporary Art at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA.) Gonzalez’s curatorial collaboration with filmmaker Jesse Lerner, Mexperimental Cinema, was the first survey of experimental and avant-garde media art from Mexico and traveled to the Pacific Film Archives; the Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego; Harvard Film Archives; the Guggenheim Museums (New York and Bilbao). Gonzalez has curated film and video for inSITE 2000 and co-curated the 2006 California Biennial and Adria Julia as well as the traveling exhibition Phantom Sightings: Art after the Chicano Movement for LACMA. As part of the Getty initiative Pacific Standard Time, she co-curated Asco: Elite of the Obscure, the first retrospective exhibition about the Los Angeles-based conceptual art and performance group.
NEXT EVENT: Thursday February 20
2 a.m.-3:30 a.m.
Grant Street Studios, Downtown Phoenix campus