KATIE GEHA

301 E 33rd #7

Austin, TX 78705

773.965.1689

katiegeha@gmail.com




EDUCATION:


Ph.D., August 2012

University of Texas, Austin

Art History

Emphasis: American Art 1960-1980

Dissertation: “Like Life: Process, Information, Representation 1967-1976”

Advisor: Richard Shiff


M.A., May 2004

Modern Art History, Theory, and Criticism

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Thesis: “Video After Painting”

Advisor:  David Raskin


B.A.,2001

English, Art History

University of Iowa


TEACHING EXPERIENCE:


2009-present

Adjunct Professor

Ancient to Medieval Art Introduction to Fine Arts, Artists’ Writing

Texas State University

San Marcos, TX


2010-2012

Assistant Instructor

Ancient to Medieval Art, Renaissance to Modern Art

University of Texas, Austin

Austin, TX


2007-209

Teaching Assistant

Renaissance to Modern Art, Introduction to Visual Art

University of Texas

Austin, TX


2005

Adjunct Professor

Contemporary Art & Theory Graduate Seminar

Wichita State University

Wichita, KS


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:


2008-present

Director, SOFA Gallery

Austin, TX


2008-2009

Staff Writer, . . .Might be Good online arts journal

Austin, TX


2006-present

Contributing Editor, Make: A Chicago Literary Magazine

Chicago, IL


2004-2007

Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Ulrich Museum of Art

Wichita State University, Wichita, KS


2001-2002

Executive Assistant, The Pollock-Krasner Foundation

New York, NY


INTERNSHIPS:


The Whitney Museum of American Art, The Public Art Fund, The Chinati Foundation


PUBLICATIONS:


Scholarly Articles


“Still Life: Detailing the German Autumn Through Gerhard Richter’s Tote (Dead)

Montage The University of Iowa Art History Journal

Spring 2009


“The Silent Shot: Christ Burden, Authorship, and the Sublime,” in Oculus, Winter 2003


Feature Articles


“Feel the Moon”

Pastelegram, January 12, 2012


“ ‘Become Your Own Yawn’ Information and the Dial-a-Poem Poets”

Poetry Foundation Journal, May 25, 2011

Reprinted by the Huffington Post, May 26, 2011


“The Assemblages of Jess”

Poetry Foundation Journal, June 9, 2010


“The Brooklyn Comics and Graphics Festival,”

The Rumpus, December, 2009


Select exhibition catalog essays


“Pun Value: Four Works by Lee Lozano”

Catalog essay, December 2011

Printed on the occasion of the exhibition Pun Value: Four Works by Lee Lozano

The Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas, Austin


“Compose Project this Image”

Catalog essay, May 2011

Printed on the occasion of the exhibition Karri Paul

Courtyard Gallery, Austin


“Otis Ike”

Catalog essay, April 2011

Printed on the occasion of Photofest, Houston

Houston, Texas


“Lakes Were Rivers”

Catalog essay, February 2011

Independent publication

Austin, TX


“Teresa Hubbard/Alexander Birchler”

Catalog entry, Spring 2008

Atelier 2008: Selections from the Department of Art and Art History Faculty at the University of Texas at Austin


“Poets on Painters”

Lead catalog essay, Spring 2007

Printed on the occasion of the exhibition Poets on Painters

Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita, KS


Select brief articles, interviews, and reviews


“Interview with Stephen Vitiello”

Glasstire.com

July 22, 2012


Critic’s Pick: Lane Hagood

Review Domy Books

Artforum.com

June 9, 2012


“Interview with Waltercio Caldas”

Glasstire.com,

May 12, 2012


Amanda Ross-Ho

Review Visual Arts Center

Art Lies: A Contemporary Art Quarterly

February 25, 2011


Critic’s Pick: Vija Celmins

Artforum.com

Review the Menil Collection

November 19, 2010


500 Words: Ry Rocklen

Artforum.com

October 27, 2010


Critic’s Pick: Beryl Korot

Review The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

Artforum

August 28, 2010


Lee Lozano’s Notebooks

Review Primary Information

Might be Good . . .

July 2, 2010


Critic’s Pick: Ben Ruggerio

Review Testsite

Artforum.com

June 18, 2010


SELECT INVITED LECTURES AND CONFERENCES:


2011

Paper Presentation

Kings College

Paper: “Beryl Korot  Dachau 1974

Halifax, Nova Scotia


2010

Paper Presentation

University of Arizona Annual Art History Symposium

Paper: “Beryl Korot: Weaving the Apparatus”

Tucson, AZ


2009

Paper Presentation

University of Iowa Annual Art History Symposium

Paper: “Still Life: Detailing the German Autumn Through Gerhard Richter’s Tote (Dead)

Iowa City, IA


Paper Presentation

Eleanor Greenhill Graduate Art History Symposium, The University of Texas at Austin,

Paper: “Still Life: Detailing the German Autumn Through Gerhard Richter’s Tote (Dead)

Austin, TX


2008

Panel Participant

Dan Flavin: Constructed in Light Symposium

Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts

St Louis, MO


2006

Guest Lecturer

Art Beyond the Museum Walls

Missouri State University

Springfield, MO


Guest Lecturer

Beautiful Losers: Clare Rojas and the Naïve Art Scene

Ulrich Museum of Art

Wichita State University

Wichita, KS


Panel Organizer and Discussant

“Out of Time: Theorizing Culture and the Political" conference at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

Keynote speakers: Mary Ann Doane and Michael Hardt

Paper presented: “ ‘History’ and ‘Being Here:’ Post Media Art and the Narrative Impulse”



SELECT CURATED EXHIBITIONS:


2012

Future Regions

The Visual Art Center

Austin, TX


Max Warsh & Vanesa Zendejas

SOFA at Rosewood

in conjunction with the Fusebox Festival

Austin, TX


Files, Desks, Chairs

Tops Warehouse

in conjunction with the Fusebox Festival

Austin, TX


2011

Pun Value: Four Works by Lee Lozano

The Blanton Museum of Art

Austin, TX


Still Life

Art Palace

Houston, TX


Barry Stone: Hum

SOFA

Austin, TX


2010

The Archways Project

Archways apartment complex

Austin, TX


Jeff DeGolier: Southwest Jalopy

SOFA

Austin, TX


Stacie Johnson: Diamond in the Middle

SOFA

Austin, TX


Travis Kent: Hope You’re Well

SOFA

Austin, TX


2009

Renee Lotenero: Two Hundred and Four

SOFA

Austin, TX


Adam Sipe: Sun Plays Keys

SOFA

Austin, TX


2008

Songs of Praise for the Heart Beyond Cure

Art Palace

Austin, TX


2007

Instant Karma: Mass Culture and the Spiritual Self

Ulrich Museum of Art

Wichita, KS


Poets on Painters

Ulrich Museum of Art

Wichita, KS


Traveled to: Herron Galleries, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN

University Galleries, Normal, IL

Queens Library, NY

Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, Lincoln, NE



GRANTS:


2011 Dissertation Writing Grant, University of Texas, Austin

2010 Green Research Grant, University of Texas, Austin

2009 Continuing Education Fellowship, University of Teas, Austin