Past Event
Visual and Dramatic Arts
Friday, February 7
Visiting Artist Malik Gaines

About the Event

Malik Gaines
Friday, Feb 7 @ 12:00pm
Rice Media Center, Cinema
Light lunch available at 11:45 a.m.


Co-sponsored by Center for African and African American Studies and Visual and Dramatic Arts with support from the School of Humanities Dean’s Office.


Malik Gaines is a writer and artist, a member of the performance group My Barbarian, and Assistant Professor of Performance Studies, NYU, Tisch School of the Arts. He is the author of Black Performance on the Outskirts of the Left: A History of the Impossible (NYU Press, 2017). His published articles include “The Quadruple-Consciousness of Nina Simone” in Women & Performance, “City After 50 Years’ Living: LA’s Differences in Relation” in Art Journal, and many short essays and interviews about art and performance for journals, magazines, museum publications, and artists’ monographs.


Free and open to the public.

Directions & Parking

Entrance #8 via University Blvd & Stockton Drive

Nearest visitor parking lots:
Moody Lot (previously known as Hess Lot)


Rice Media Center
Cinema #100