Writer-in-Residence at Adjunct Positions Los Angeles

Alicia Eler Writer-in-Residence September 15 – October 10, 2014 Adjunct Positions is pleased to host our first Writer in Residence, Alicia Eler. For this three-week appointment, Alicia will focus on the editing process as it relates to Los Angeles. Alicia is an art critic and culture journalist whose coverage of selfie culture is featured in New York Magazine, Washington […]

“Me and You and Every Selfie We Know” at the Philbrook Museum in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Who cares about selfies? Me and you and a lot of smart folks in Tulsa. On Thursday, May 8, I had the pleasure of presenting my selfie lecture at the Philbrook Downtown. Discussing the relationship between selfies, the history of self-portraiture in photography and art, and then looking into contemporary selfie culture, I consider what […]

LECTURE: Internet Ruined the Video Star @ Oberlin College

I was recently invited to give a talk at Oberlin College in Oberlin, Ohio. Check out the description below; hope to see you there! Wednesday, October 30 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm  Allen Memorial Art Building, Classroom 1 91 North Main Street, Oberlin, OH 44074 Alicia Eler is an art critic, curator & writer whose projects focus on American pop and […]

LECTURE: Chicago Artists & Social Media at Hyde Park Art Center

Hey friends! At the Hyde Park Art Center on October 19 at 6pm, Chicago Gallery News’ Ginny Berg and I are co-moderating a panel called Chicago Artists and Social Media: How are artists in Chicago using social media platforms, such as Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare and Gowalla, to connect with the local art community, including fellow artists, […]

Panel Discussion: Social Media Strategies in Chicago’s Art Community [VIDEO]

If you’re ready to get over the old hat “death of the art critic” conversation and learn about how useful and—dare I say it?—fun social media can be, find your way to this Art Chicago panel. Follow tweets about the panel by searching for #artsocialmedia during the panel discussion. To add your own tweets, just […]

Professional Twitter Tips for Artists & Writers at Tweetcamp 2009

Presentation: Professional Twitter Tips for Artists/Writers It was an honor to speak at Tweetcamp Chicago on Twitter for artists and writers. Thank you to organizers Maura Hernandez and Keidra Chaney for thinking of me. In my discussion, which included live tweeting, I discussed the uses of Twitter for arts writers, artists, curators and online community […]