PICA and Pacific Northwest College of Art’s MFA in Visual Studies present a public lecture by Jibade-Khalil Huffman, an artist and the author of three books of poems: 19 Names For Our Band (2008), James Brown is Dead (2011), and Sleeper Hold (2015). Huffman’s art and writing projects, which span performance, photography, poetry, and video, have been presented at MoMA/PS1; the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; The Poetry Project; and the Hammer Museum, among others. He is a 2015-16 Artist-in-Residence at the Studio Museum in Harlem though otherwise lives and works in Los Angeles.
Jibade-Khalil Huffman’s project Vanishing Point / A Drive-In at the End of the World, is part of Pictures of the Moon with Teeth, the visual art program of PICA’s thirteenth-annual Time-Based Art Festival. On view Sept 10 – Oct 11, 2015.