Thursday, March 14, 2019
6:30pm (Doors open at 6:00pm)
Black Cube is partnering with Peralta Projects to host a lecture with Texas-based artist Christie Blizard. The talk is in conjunction with Blizard’s upcoming solo-exhibition, Sinusoidal, opening at Peralta Projects on March 15, 2019. The exhibition features performance and video works, including a sound piece where the artist appears as an alien DJ.
All Black Cube public programs are free and open to the public. Entrance is on the second floor, up the yellow staircase, and through the yellow door.
About the Artist
Christie Blizard was born in Indiana and currently lives in San Antonio, TX. Her recent project on the American morning television shows, the Today show and Good Morning America, was featured in Hyperallergic and Art News in 2015. She recently finished a residency at Artpace, curated by Yoshua Okón and attended Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 2018. Other residencies include the MacDowell Artist Colony, Centraltrak Artist through the University of Texas at Dallas, and SIM Residency in Reykjavik, Iceland. She has also been featured in Art in America, NY Arts Magazine, and Blouin Artinfo. She recently performed at the Contemporary Arts Museum in Houston, curated by Dean Daderko.
About Peralta Projects
Founded in 2018, Peralta Projects is a garage contemporary art space in Denver’s La Alma-Lincoln Park neighborhood. The mission of Peralta Projects is to bring established and emerging contemporary artists of varying and inclusive backgrounds and practices together in conversation with a specific concentration on the human element of the artists and their work.