phren-z header logo
 

SCW Logo



"A Dog Face”
by
Shelby Graham

 

Current Issue
Archived Issues
FloodLight
Poetry Contest
About
Submit
Contact

 

Dear friends of phren-Z,

The Summer 2017 Issue 20 showcases the members of a local poetry group including Charles Atkinson, Wilma Marcus Chandler, Diana Hartog, Rosie King, David Sullivan, and Ken Weisner. The featured artist for this issue is photographer Shelby Graham. Please join us for a great evening of poetry Tuesday, June 20 from 7:00 to 8:30. Refreshments will be served.

 
  Featured Artist: Shelby Graham
 

  Shelby Graham is currently the Director/Curator of the Sesnon Art Gallery at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC). She has collaborated on projects with the Museum of Art and History in Santa Cruz, CA; the San Jose Museum of Art; Gallery Ef in Tokyo, Japan; galleries in Tenerife, Canary Islands; The Center for Photographic Art, in Carmel, CA; and the Craft & Folk Art Museum in Los Angeles, CA. Graham has been director of the Mary Porter Sesnon Art Gallery since 1999 and is on the planning committee for a new interdisciplinary Institute of the Arts and Sciences at UCSC. She has taught courses in photography, contemporary art and museum practices at the University of California, Santa Cruz; San Jose State University; Cabrillo College; and Seinan Gakuin University in Kyushu, Japan. A selection of her curatorial works include: Raymond Saunders: Black is a Color, 2015; Tom Franco: Co-Lab, 2015; Alternative Lineage, 2014; The Dinner Parties: art and agriculture; The Harrison Studio: On Mixing, Mapping and Territory, 2013; Katerina Lanfranco: Natural Selection, 2012, Lewis Watts: New Orleans Suite, 2012; Xiaoze Xie: Resistant Archeology, 2011; Some Assembly Required: race, gender and globalization, 2009–2010; Interruptions of Hierarchies, 2008; Image as Object, 2006; Hank Willis Thomas: Signifying Blackness, 2006; and The Rhetoric of the Pose: Rethinking Hannah Wilke, 2005; Binh Danh, Immortality, The Remnants of the Vietnam and American War, 2002. See curatorial page for more details.
 
2017 Morton Marcus Poetry Contest

The 2017 Morton Marcus Poetry Contest is now open for submission. Please submit your poem using only the Submittable Submission page, HERE. For more information about past winners, visit the Poetry Contest page.

 


Enjoy!

The editors.

Poetry
Charles Atkinson
Wilma Marcus Chandler
Diana Hartog
Rosie King
David Sullivan
Ken Weisner

  Current Issue/Home || Archive || FloodLight ||About || Submit || Contact
Copyright © 2011 Santa Cruz Writes - All Rights Reserved