Constantina Zavitsanos is an artist who works in sculpture, performance, text, and sound and on issues of debt, dependency, inconsequence, and speculation.
T/Th 2-3pm and by appointment
-MFA, Sculpture, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
-BFA, Painting, Millersville University, Millersville, PA
-New Museum R&D Season Artist In Residence, New Museum, New York, NY
-Lower Manhattan Cultural Council: Process Space Residency, New York, NY
-Whitney Museum of American Art Independent Study Program, New York, NY
2017 “The Guild of the Brave Poor Things,” Park McArthur and Constantina Zavitsanos, in Trap Door: Trans Cultural Production and the Politics of Visibility, Forthcoming Volume, MIT Press, Ed. Reina Gossett, Eric Stanley, and Johanna Burton.
2016 “Crossing Pastime & Past Time: On Coming to Power & the Love Scene” Amalle Dublon & Constantina Zavitsanos, Capricious, New York, NY.
2013 “Other Forms of Conviviality: the best and least of which is our daily care and the host of which is our collaborative work,” Park McArthur and Constantina Zavitsanos, Women & Performance: A Journal of Feminist Theory, Born In Flames Dossier, Ed. Dean Spade and Craig Willse, 2013 Vol. 23, No. 1, 126–132.
2018 Coop Fund, Amalle Dublon & Constantina Zavitsanos, Devin Kenny, John Neff. Artists Space, NY, NY
2017 Dependency and Instruction, Expanded Cinema: Carolyn Lazard, Park McArthur, Constantina Zavitsanos. CUNY Grad Center, NY, NY
2017 Hypnotic Show w/ Raimundas Malasauskas & Marcos Lutyens. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
2016 A New Job To Unwork At. Artspace, Newhaven, CT
2015 Arika Episode 7: We Canʼt Live Without Our Lives. Tramway, Glasgow, Scotland UK
2015 The Great Ephemeral. with Taipei Contemporary Art Center, New Museum, NY, NY
2015 Speculative Planning Session 1 with Fred Moten and Stefano Harney. New Museum, NY, NY
2015 Speculative Planning Session 2 with Denise Ferreira da Silva, Rizvana Bradley, and Che Gossett. New Museum, NY, NY
2015 Vanitas with Park McArthur. New Museum, NY, NY
2015 Deferment & Late Arrivals with Caroline Key and Soyoung Yoon. New Museum, NY, NY
2015 Initial Conditions. Franklin Street Works, Stamford, CT
2014 Deviance Credits: We owe each other everything. Hessel Museum of Art, CCS, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
2013 Pope.L : Cage Unrequited. Performa 13 Biennial, Clemente Soto Vélez Center, NY, NY
2013 Artist Seeking Artist_Model. CAGE, NY, NY
-sculpture, performance, text, sound
-art history, visual studies, performance studies, political philosophy, disability studies, gender studies, black study
2016 Wynn Newhouse Awards, Wynn Newhouse Foundation, New York, NY
Disability, Dependency, Arts
Matter and Materiality
Sculpture, Performance, Social