Gelare Khoshgozaran گلاره خوشگذران
Art Council Visiting Assistant Professor
Gelare Khoshgozaran گلاره خوشگذران is an artist and writer who, in 2009 was transplanted from street protests in a city of four seasons to the windowless rooms of the University of Southern California where aesthetics and politics were discussed in endless summers. Using time-based media and experimental film, her interdisciplinary practice spans literary theory, translation, and fiction writing. Her essays and interviews on art, politics and culture have been published in contemptorary, The Brooklyn Rail, Parkett, X-TRA, Ajam Media Collective and Temporary Art Review, among others. Her films, video essays, installations and performances have been presented in solo and group exhibitions at venues such as the New Museum, the Queens Museum, the Hammer Museum, LA><ART, Human Resources, Articule (Montreal), Beursschouwburg (Brussels) and Pori Art Museum (Pori, Finland). She was the recipient of a Creative Capital | Andy Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant (2015) and an Art Matters Award (2017).