Guest Curator: Hitomi Iwasaki

Hitomi Iwasaki
Director of Exhibitions/Curator
Queens Museum of Art
www.queensmuseum.org/

Hitomi Iwasaki is the Director of Exhibitions and Curator at the Queens Museum of Art. She has been a core member of curatorial team of the exhibition Caribbean: Crossroads of the World, joint effort among three New York institutions, El Museo del Barrio, The Studio Museum in Harlem and the Queens Museum of Art. Scheduled to open in June 2012, the exhibition will offer a compelling and dramatic exploration of the Caribbean and its diaspora from the Haitian Revolution to the present. Over a decade at the Queens Museum she has been working on project based exhibitions with diverse body of artists including Duke Riley, Daniel Bozhkov, O Zhang, Johanna Unzueta, and Terrence Gower among others. Iwasaki is now in preparation for the museum’s new phase with a newly expanded 100,000 square feet facility opening in 2014 with several exhibitions including “Eye Wonder,” commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Panorama of the City of New York and exploring human desire to see.

A.Dub
Back-Stabbed
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: hiwasaki. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Painting.
Adams Puryear
2 Dons, swimming on the ground, laughing
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: bshertz, dhaggag, hiwasaki, and lmichael. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Sculpture.
Aisha Cousins
Lucy (for Cynthia and Waldorf)
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: hiwasaki and ljohnstone. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Other.
Carlo Ferraris
Beyond a rolling ball comes a running child
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: hiwasaki. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Film/Video.
Chloe Bass
Process Late Lunch
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: hiwasaki and ljohnstone. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Film/Video and Other.
David Grainger
Men, Wood, Water
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: bshertz, cvassallo, and hiwasaki. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Mixed Media, Other, and Painting.
Denise Treizman
No room for teddybear
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: hiwasaki. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Digital, Installation, Mixed Media, and Sculpture.
Esmeralda Kosmatopoulos
PENDULUM
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: dhaggag, hiwasaki, local project, and vcoliver. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Installation and Sculpture.
Iviva Olenick
Subverting the Pattern
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: hiwasaki and nsantos. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Mixed Media.
Jessica Angel
The Self of the Building
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: hiwasaki. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Installation and Painting.
Julie Kamlesh Kumar
A Force Illegible
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: hiwasaki and mfancy. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: 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.
Lee Williams
Walmart
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: hiwasaki, kfeirtag, kjfp, llcollins, and wvsinderen. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Digital.
Piotr Bondarczyk
I know, You didn't ask but... (2 version)
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: hiwasaki, lross, and nsantos. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Mixed Media and Sculpture.
Russell Dian
Watching Sam
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: gb, hiwasaki, and llcollins. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Digital and Photography.
Ryan Blackwell
Table Top & Hanging Wire
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: bdanderson, hiwasaki, and llcollins. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Sculpture.
Sarah Cameron Sunde
36.5 / phases of the moon
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: aschwartz, dmarrow, hiwasaki, ljohnstone, sdobbin, and snewman. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Film/Video, Installation, and Other.
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.
Theresa Savage Cooper
Hippity Hoppity
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: hiwasaki. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Painting.
Yasmin Gur
Bloom
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: bdanderson, hiwasaki, and mfancy. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Installation and Sculpture.