February 12-15, 108th College Art Association Annual Conference, Chicago.
Paper delivered at the panel “Freezes and Thaws in the Socialist Bloc” sponsored by SHERA (Society of Historians of East European, Eurasian, and Russian Art and Architecture) and conveyed by Yelena Kalinsky, Michigan State University and Adrian Barr, Winona State. Saturday, Feb 15 at 4pm.
Oct 10-11, 2019, The Courtauld Institute of Art, London
Paper titled “Notation, Aspiration, Science, and Labour in Early Conceptual Art in Poland” delivered at a conference that celebrated the publication of Conceptualism and Materiality: Matters of Art and Politics (ed. by Christian Berger, Brill, 2019).
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Feb 21-24, 2018, 106th Annual Conference of the College Art Association, Los Angeles
Paper delivered at at the panel ” Re-Staging Exhibitions: Past, Present, Future?” conveyed by Jane Chin Davidson, California State University, San Bernardino and Nicola Foster, The Open University
Nov 9-12, 2017, ASEEES, Chicago
Paper delivered at the 49th Annual Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies, at the panel “Creating for the state: forms of artistic (dis)engagement with the communist regimes. The unions of artists and the state artists” organized by Caterina Preda.
Nov 27-29, 2015, Conference “Visualizing the Nation: Post-Socialist ImagiNations,” Budapest
Paper delivered at the conference organized by Institute of Art History, Research Centre for the Humanities, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Municipal Gallery – Kiscell Museum, Budapest History Museum, and ERSTE Foundation. Official website of the conference here.
Apr 25-26, 2014, CEFRES, Prague
For this conference, I organized one of the panels, titled “Politics of Art Languages in Central Europe” with papers by Juraj Čarný, Tímea Junghaus, Jan Zálešák, and myself (“The Language That the Art World Speaks: Case Study of Poland”). This panel served as the basis for the art section of Understanding Central Europe (Routledge, 2018).
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Apr 10-12, 2014, Association of Art Historians 40th Anniversary Conference, Royal College of Art, London.
Paper delivered at the panel “Making Do – Materiality in the Conceptual Age” conveyed by Sophie Halart and Mara Polgovsky Ezcurra.
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Mar 13-15, 2014, International Conference “Collecting Geographies: Global Programming and Museums of Modern Art,” Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
Paper co-authored with Zanna Gilbert delivered at the panel “Critical Readings of Global Curating.”
May 19-21, 2011, “Art History Meets Art Theory,” New Europe College–Institute for Advanced Study, Bucharest
Paper given at the conference jointly hosted by the Research and Academic Program at the Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, MA and the New Europe College-Institute for Advanced Study, Bucharest, Romania. This was third in a series of The Clark Art Institute’s East-Central Europe Seminar Series, “Unfolding Narratives: Art Histories in East-Central Europe after 1989.” Program can be found here.