Join DEPS as we host Jeffreen M. Hayes, PhD for a discussion of her curatorial practice. Hayes, PhD a trained art historian and curator, merges administrative, curatorial and academic practices into her cultural practice of supporting artists and community development.
Hayes is both an independent curator and the Executive Director of Threewalls, a non-profit contemporary art space based in Chicago. Hayes earned a PhD in American Studies from the College of William and Mary, a MA in Art History from Howard University, and a BA from Florida International University in Humanities. She has worked with several museums and cultural institutions across the country including Hampton University Museum, Library of Congress, the National Gallery of Art and Rebuild Foundation. Hayes held fellowships at Ithaca College in the Art History department and in the Cartoon and Caricature Division at Library of Congress as a Swann Foundation Fellow.
Hayes’ current curatorial exhibition “Silos” is currently on view until February 18th at:
Glass Curtain Gallery
1104 S Wabash Ave, First Floor
Chicago IL 60605