Residency Period: April-May 2012 + 2013
A writer and cultural producer focusing on contemporary art and institutions, Amanda Sanfilippo has been engaged in significant independent and professional exhibition projects, public programs, and lectures surrounding non-profit organizations since 2006. She has published over fifteen distinct pieces of writing on contemporary art, including an original book, catalogue essays, print and online articles, and reviews, and has realized over twenty exhibitions both independently and collaboratively. Having gained experience in major institutions such as Creative Time and the Whitney Museum of American Art, in New York City, and BCA Center in Burlington, Vermont, Sanfilippo currently develops exhibitions and programs at Locust Projects, Miami. She is the Miami correspondent for ArtSlant and a regular contributor to The Miami Rail. Sanfilippo completed her MA in Contemporary Art from the Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London, in February 2012.