installation image from testsite 18.4, 2018
About the Collaborator
Sue Graze has been an active professional in the contemporary art world for over 40 years. Currently, she is an independent arts writer and curator. Most recently she has written about Vernon Fisher, Trenton Doyle Hancock Nic Nicosia, and Sarah Canright, artists’ whose work she has championed for years. She served as Interim Executive Director of Artpace, San Antonio, for 12 months in 2015. Previously, she was a lecturer in the Art and Art History Department at the University of Texas at Austin, developing a new artists’ Professional Practices curriculum. From 1999 through 2011, Graze was Executive Director of Arthouse at the Jones Center, Austin (now The Contemporary Austin). During her almost thirteen-year tenure there, she established an active, internationally recognized contemporary art exhibition program and was responsible for a major award-winning facility renovation and expansion completed in the fall of 2010. From 1997-1999, she served as Assistant Director of Programs and Senior Curator at the Miami Art Museum (now the Perez Art Museum). Prior to that, she served as Director of the Center for Research in Contemporary Art at the University of Texas at Arlington. From 1981 to 1990, Graze was Curator of Contemporary Art at the Dallas Museum of Art.