February 17 2020
7PM @ CODEX
and Simone White
American Artist is an interdisciplinary artist whose work considers black labor and visibility within networked life. They are a former resident of Abrons Art Center and EYEBEAM and completed the Whitney Independent Study program as an artist in 2017. Recent solo exhibitions include My Blue Window, Queens Museum, Corona, New York, 2019; Dignity Images: Bayview-Hunters Point, Museum of African Diaspora, San Francisco, California, 2019; and I'm Blue (If I Was _____ I Would Die), Koenig & Clinton, Brooklyn, New York, 2019. Their work has been featured in the New York Times, Artforum, ARTnews, and Huffington Post.
Simone White is a poet based in New York and the author, most recently, of Dear Angel of Death (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2018). She teaches at the University of Pennsylvania.