Year entered: 2013
Nathan Lee is a critic, curator, and PhD student in Modern Culture and Media. A former film critic for the New York Times and Village Voice, he is a contributing editor of Film Comment and member of the National Society of Film Critics and the International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI). Lee received his MA in Curatorial Studies at the Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College, and has curated projects for the Hessel Museum of Art (Annandale-on-Hudson, NY), Visual AIDS (NYC), and SALT (Istanbul). Lee was the Curatorial and Program Associate at CCS Bard from 2011-2013, where he taught courses on Bergson, Deleuze, Laruelle, and the ontology of the moving image.
Research Interests: curatorial practice, ontology of the moving image, theories of optimism and affirmation, the concept of "undetectable" in HIV/AIDS discourse.