Constantina Zavitsanos is an artist who works in sculpture, performance, text, and sound and on issues of debt, dependency, inconsequence, and speculation.
-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
2019 This Could Be Us, Amalle Dublon and Constantina Zavitsanos, New Museum, 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.
See website for updated information: constantinazavitsanos.com
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 No Total Weekend. Artists Space Books and Talks, 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 Speculative Tense: a dialogue on futures. New Museum, NY, NY
2015 Initial Conditions. Franklin Street Works, Stamford, CT
2015 Paper & Performance: The Bent Page. Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas, Austin, TX
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, political philosophy, visual studies, 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