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  • Sat

    In Conversation with Curator Shana Nys Drambot

    11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. live/
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    Join Visual Arts Alliance Saturday, June 5, at 11:00 a.m. for a conversation with Shana Nys Drambot, an art critic, curator, and author based in downtown Los Angeles. This program will be live streamed on VAA’s Facebook page at live/.

    Shana will document the curation process for her upcoming exhibition called "Fragmentation and Harmony" featuring artists Soheila Siadate and Joshua Elias. She will also discuss the challenges in curating a cohesive show when using different artists.

    Shana Nys Dambrot is an art critic, curator, and author based in Downtown LA. She is the Arts Editor for the L.A. Weekly, and a contributor to Flaunt, Art & Cake, and Artillery. She studied Art History at Vassar College, writes book and catalog essays, curates and juries exhibitions, is a dedicated Instagram photographer and is the author of the experimental novella Zen Psychosis (2020, Griffith Moon). She speaks at galleries, schools, and cultural institutions nationally, and is a Co-Chair of Art Table's SoCal Chapter, is a member of the LA Press Club, and sits on the Board of Art Share-LA the Advisory Council of Building Bridges Art Exchange.