Glen Helfand

Glen Helfand is an independent writer, critic, curator, and educator. His writing appears regularly in Artforum and at Artforum.com, and he’s contributed to the San Francisco Bay Guardian, ArtInfo.com, and many other periodicals and exhibition catalogs. He was the associate editor of the design magazine CMYK and a co-founder of the Bay Area arts website Stretcher.org. He’s a Senior Adjunct professor at California College of the Arts, where he teaches courses on contemporary art (including classes focusing on suburban aesthetics, commerce in art, and professional practices). He also teaches in the graduate and undergraduate art programs at Mills College, and at the San Francisco Art Institute where he organizes the Visiting Artists and Scholars Lecture Series. Helfand has curated exhibitions for the De Young Museum, San Francisco; the  San Jose Museum of Art; the Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena; Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco; Dust Gallery, Las Vegas; and the Mills College Art Museum, Oakland. He lives in San Francisco.

Posts by Glen Helfand (Glen Helfand)

Brain Drain
September 22, 2011  |  By | Filed under Field Notes | 2 Comments »

Golden Brown
July 5, 2011  |  By | Filed under Field Notes | 1 Comment »

Justice, redux
June 22, 2011  |  By | Filed under Essay | 2 Comments »

abundance thinking
June 5, 2011  |  By | Filed under Field Notes | 0 Comments »

Justice
May 31, 2011  |  By | Filed under Essay | 4 Comments »

Fair Trade
May 22, 2011  |  By | Filed under Field Notes | 1 Comment »

The Forgiven
May 17, 2011  |  By | Filed under Field Notes | 0 Comments »

Art School Confidential 2: The MFA Show
May 11, 2011  |  By | Filed under Field Notes | 0 Comments »

Talking Restraint
May 10, 2011  |  By | Filed under Field Notes | 0 Comments »

Art School Confidential
April 28, 2011  |  By | Filed under Field Notes | 0 Comments »

Empty Chairs
April 17, 2011  |  By | Filed under Field Notes | 0 Comments »

NKOTB
April 1, 2011  |  By | Filed under Field Notes | 1 Comment »

T2
March 30, 2011  |  By | Filed under Field Notes | 0 Comments »

Red Eye
March 9, 2011  |  By | Filed under Field Notes | 1 Comment »

Agoraphobia
March 4, 2011  |  By | Filed under Field Notes | 4 Comments »