October 13, 2015, 10:45am at 611 Studios.
Noah Simblist works as an artist, curator and writer with a focus on art and politics in Israel-Palestine and has contributed to Art Journal, Modern Painters, Art Papers, Art Lies, Art21 and other publications. Curatorial projects include Yuri’s Office by Eve Sussman and the Rufus Corporation at Fort Worth Contemporary Arts; Out of Place at Lora Reynolds Gallery in Austin, Texas; Tamy Ben Tor at Testsite in Austin, Texas; and Queer State(s) at the Visual Arts Center at University of Texas at Austin. He was also on the curatorial team for the 2013 Texas Biennial.
Writing projects include “How Do You Pronounce The Politics Of Aesthetics” in Beyond the Aesthetic and the Anti-Aesthetic, eds. James Elkins and Harper Montgomery (Penn State University Press, 2013); “Setting Sail: The Aesthetics of Politics on the Gaza Flotilla,” for ART PAPERS; “The Art of Forgetfulness, the Trauma of Memory: Yael Bartana and Artur Zmijewski” for Transmission Annual; a feature about the work of Dor Guez for ARTPULSE as well as interviews with Francis Alÿs, Khaled Hourani, AL Steiner and AK Burns, Omer Fast, Jill Magid, Walead Beshty, Yoshua Okon and Nicholas Schaffhausen.