Dimensions of Citizenship, the exhibition that will represent the United States in the U.S. Pavilion at the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale, is curated by:

The curatorial advisory board supporting the curators in crafting their creative vision and realizing Dimensions of Citizenship is composed of:

Curatorial Advisory Board

  • Bill Brown, Senior Advisor to the Provost for Arts and Karla Scherer Distinguished Service Professor in American Culture in the Departments of English, Visual Arts, and the College, UChicago
  • Theaster Gates, Professor in the Department of Visual Arts and the College, and Director of Arts + Public Life, UChicago
  • Sarah Herda, Director, Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts
  • Mary Jane Jacob, Professor, Executive Director of Exhibitions and Exhibitions Studies​, and Director of the Institute for Curatorial Research and Practice​
  • Ollie Palmer, artist, designer, and film-maker
  • Zoë Ryan, Chair and John H. Bryan Curator of Architecture and Design, Art Institute of Chicago
  • Jonathan Solomon, Associate Professor and Director of the Department of Architecture, Interior Architecture, and Designed Objects, SAIC
  • Jessica Stockholder, Chair of the Department of Visual Arts and Raymond W. & Martha Hilpert Gruner Distinguished Service Professor in the Department of Visual Arts and the College, UChicago
  • Amy Thomas, Assistant Professor of Architectural History and Urban Planning, TU Delft
  • Yesomi Umolu, Exhibitions Curator at the Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts and Lecturer in the Humanities Division, UChicago

The curatorial team has appointed Project Projects as the graphic, web, and exhibition designer for the 2018 U.S. Pavilion. e-flux Architecture has joined Dimensions of Citizenship as a media and editorial partner.

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Alison Buchbinder
Polskin Arts & Communications Counselors

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Polskin Arts & Communications Counselors