Tephra Institute of Contemporary Art Hosts Insights Talk Series with Marina Isgro

By Editorial Team on February 14, 2022
Image courtesy of Marina Isgro.
Talk: Thursday, February 17 at 6pm

Join Tephra Institute of Contemporary Art for a special Insights program with Marina Isgro, Associate Curator of Media and Performance Art at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, as she discusses the exhibition Laurel Nakadate Mother Line, currently on view at Tephra ICA. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A. Free and open to the public. RSVP in advance at info@tephraica.org for Zoom Room link and password. This program is sponsored by Reston Community Center.

Marina Isgro is Associate Curator of Media and Performance Art at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. She is curator of the current exhibition Laurie Anderson: The Weather (running through July 31, 2022) and the forthcoming John Akomfrah: Purple (opening October 27, 2022). She also co-organized the yearlong film and video series Viewfinder, which featured screenings and conversations with women artists from across Smithsonian collections, including Laurel Nakadate. At the Hirshhorn, she oversees the museum’s holdings of film and video, digital art, and performance art. She received her PhD in art history from the University of Pennsylvania.