‘The Art of Queering’ 16 June – Program and speakers

‘The Art of Queering’ 16 June – Program and speakers2019-01-03T13:44:49+00:00


Speakers included

Jonathan D. Katz, activist, art historian, educator and writer. Dr. Katz is the founder of the Harvey Milk Institute, the largest queer studies institute in the world, and President Emeritus of the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art in New York, the world’s first queer art museum. He was co-curator of the 2010 exhibition Hide/Seek: Difference and Desire in American Portraiture at the National Portrait Gallery, in Washington DC, and of the recent touring exhibition Art, AIDS, America.

Clare Barlow, Tate Britain, Assistant Curator of Queer British Art 1750–1830 (until October 1st, 2017), marking the 50th anniversary of the partial decriminalization of male homosexuality in England. The exhibition considers how artists expressed themselves in a time when established assumptions about gender and sexuality were being questioned and transformed.


Clare Barlow, Assistant Curator, Tate Britain
Nancy Jouwe, independent Researcher, Lecturer and Cultural Producer
Danielle Kuijten, Projectleader, Imagine IC
Mirjam Sneeuwloper, Curator, Amsterdam Museum

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  • This is a critical moment to consider how archives and museums can put inclusive policies into practice, and to evaluate the results.
  • What to expect: Keynote speakers Jonathan D. Katz, educator, writer and art historian and Clare Barlow, Assistant Curator, Tate Britain.
  • Terugblik Riemer Knoop op symposium Art of Queering 2017