Nicole Archer, PhD, is an assistant professor at SFAI, where she also serves as the chair of the BA Department + Liberal Arts. Archer researches contemporary art and material culture, with an emphasis in modern textile and garment histories. She is currently writing a manuscript entitled A Looming Possibility: Towards a Theory of the Textile, which considers how textiles are used to produce and maintain the limits of “legitimate” versus “illegitimate” forms of state violence.
About the Graduate Lecture Series
The Graduate Lecture Series enables students and the general public to engage with emerging and established artists, curators, critics, and historians from local and international art communities.
The Graduate Lecture Series is free and open to the public.
Image Credit: Andy Warhol, Camouflage, 1986 Synthetic polymer paint and silkscreen on canvas; 116 x 200 in © 2016 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Reproduction, including downloading of Andy Warhol works is prohibited by copyright laws and international conventions without the express writtenpermission of Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.
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