Past Fellows

2018 Fall
Heather Davis
Heather Davis is a writer and researcher based in Montreal.

2017 Spring
Kristi McGuire
Kristi McGuire is an artist-educator, writer, and editor based in Chicago, Illinois.

2016 Fall
Alpesh Patel
Alpesh Kantilal Patel is assistant professor in contemporary art and theory and director of the MFA program in the visual arts at Florida International University (FIU), Miami.

2015 Fall / 2016 Spring
Laura McGough
Media arts curator, practitioner and educator

2015 Spring
Jaimey Hamilton Faris
Associate Professor of Critical Theory and Contemporary Art at the University of Hawaii Mānoa

2014 Fall
Joseph Tanke
Associate Professor and Chair of the Graduate Program in Philosophy the University of Hawaii, Manoa
The Audacious Idea of the Aesthetic: Entropy in Two Parts

2014 Spring 
Francis Halsall
Lecturer in the History/Theory of Modern & Contemporary Art at National College of Art and Design, Dublin
“Systems and Objects: Perspectives from Theory and Practice”

2013 Fall
Anthony Byrt
Art writer and Director of Research at Auckland’s Whitecliffe College of Arts & Design
“Harlequin’s Return: Art, Masquerade and Terror in a Post-Nuclear World

Shannon Stratton
Founder and Executive and Creative Director of threewalls Chicago
The Social Capital of the Amateur”

Jana Cephas
PhD candidate in History and Theory of Architecture, Landscape and Urbanism at Harvard University
Bodies of Knowledge: Corporeal Landscapes and Aesthetic Practices

Christopher Ho
Critic, curator, and artist based in New York City
“Critical Curating and Contemporary Modes of Collaboration”

Lane Relyea
Associate Professor of Art Theory and Practice at Northwestern University
“D.I.Y Culture: Signifying Practices, Social Networks and Other Instrumentalizations of Everyday Art”