Guest Curator: Betti-Sue Hertz

Betti-Sue Hertz
Director of Visual Arts
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
www.ybca.org/

Betti-Sue Hertz served as the curator of contemporary art at San Diego Museum of Art (SDMA) from 2000–2008. Previously, she was the director of Longwood Arts Project, Bronx, New York from 1992–1998. She co-organized (with Lydia Yee) Urban Mythologies: The Bronx Represented Since the 1960s (1999) for the Bronx Museum of the Arts. Her recent major exhibitions and catalogues at SDMA include Eleanor Antin: Historical Takes (2008); Animated Painting (2007); Transmission: The Art of Matta and Gordon Matta-Clark (2006); Past in Reverse: Contemporary Art of East Asia (2004); and Axis Mexico: Common Objects and Cosmopolitan Actions (2002). She was adjunct curator for Farsites: Urban Crisis and Domestic Symptoms in Recent Contemporary Art, a program of inSite_05, SDMA, and Centro Cultural Tijuana (2005). Hertz has organized several editions of Contemporary Links, a series in which contemporary artists respond to works in SDMA’s collection. Participating artists have included Alexandre Arrechea, Sandow Birk, Regina Frank, James Hyde, and Shahzia Sikander.

Adams Puryear
2 Dons, swimming on the ground, laughing
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: bshertz, dhaggag, hiwasaki, and lmichael. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Sculpture.
Anya Liftig
Hawk/Dove
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: aewarder, bshertz, dhaggag, pgoodwin, and rthomas. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Other.
China Marks
Knee Deep in a Sea of Tears
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: aschwartz, bshertz, and local project. borough: Queens. Art Medium: Drawing and Mixed Media.
Chris Garcia
Sin Brazos
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: bshertz. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Sculpture.
Christopher Milne
Mrs. Betty
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: bshertz. borough: Queens. Art Medium: Installation and Painting.
David Grainger
Men, Wood, Water
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: bshertz, cvassallo, and hiwasaki. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Mixed Media, Other, and Painting.
Dianne Smith
Afro Syllogisms
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: ahunt, bshertz, and pgoodwin. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Installation.
Douglas Goldberg
NIghtlight
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: aewarder, bshertz, lross, and vcoliver. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Sculpture.
Ellie Irons
Invasive Pigments Sampler
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: aschwartz, bshertz, dsimon, ljohnstone, rthomas, and snewman. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Mixed Media.
Emily Hass
Hardenbergerstraße, 24 Windows, former residence of Herbert Bayer
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: bshertz and ljohnstone. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Drawing and Painting.
Eric Boucourt
Cognitive face
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: bdanderson and bshertz. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Drawing, Painting, and Print Making.
Fay Ku
Hair Dress
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: aschwartz, bshertz, dmarrow, fneal, ljohnstone, and snewman. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Drawing, Mixed Media, and Painting.
Helène Aylon
Bridge of Knots
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: bshertz and ebecker. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Installation.
Jessica Johnson
Smoke Signals
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: 150 and bshertz. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Painting.
José Carlos Casado
sacrifice.v03
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: bshertz and ebecker. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Digital, Installation, Mixed Media, Photography, and Sculpture.
Katya Grokhovsky
The Lovely Immigrants
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: bdanderson, bshertz, dhaggag, hiwasaki, jsramirez, pgoodwin, and vcoliver. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Installation, Mixed Media, and Sculpture.
Marisa Tesauro
Temporal and Spatial Doubts Amenable to Recombination
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: aschwartz and bshertz. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Installation and Sculpture.
Miriam Simun
Making Human Cheese
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: bshertz, dhaggag, ebecker, and sdobbin. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Film/Video.
Nicole Cohen
Studio Visits
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: bshertz, cvassallo, and dmarrow. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Film/Video.
Taiyo Kimura
Untitled (stool for museum guard)
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: 60bay, bshertz, cvassallo, hiwasaki, ljohnstone, lmichael, pazt, pgoodwin, and rthomas. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Sculpture.
Thomas Allen Harris
(THREE) Some 3
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: bshertz, ljohnstone, llcollins, pazt, pgoodwin, snewman, and vcoliver. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Film/Video and Photography.