Visiting Faculty, Alumni 2013
Olga Dekalo is Associate Curator at the University Art Museum at University at Albany. Formerly she was Assistant Curator at the Katonah Museum of Art in Westchester, New York where she curated and co-curated LandEscape: New Visions of the Landscape from Early 20th and 21st Centuries (2019), Object Out Loud: Arman and Nick Cave and Affecting Images: Photography’s Pursuit of Intimacy (2017). From 2013-2016, she was Curatorial Associate at the non-for-profit alternative space PARTICIPANT INC where she worked with artists Luther Price, Joy Episalla, M.Lamar, Itziar Barrio, Martin Gustavsson, Narcissister, A.K. Burns, Baseera Khan, among others, and on the first New York retrospective of works by Greer Lankton (2014) and presented rarely seen work and ephemera by Martin Wong (2016). As Curatorial Fellow at SculptureCenter, she organized Fantasy Can Invent Nothing New (2016), as part of an open call for emerging artists to create new work. She is currently working with Lauren Cornell on an exhibition that examines countercultural and alternative art activity and collectives in Moscow, Lima and New York in the 1980s. Dekalo is a graduate of Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College (2013).