About the Curator

Stuart Horodner currently resides in Atlanta, Georgia, where he is Artistic Director and Curator at the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center.

Stuart Horodner

Stuart Horodner

In addition to his work at the Contemporary, Horodner also serves in an advisorial capacity for Creative Capital, the Hallie Ford Family Foundation, the MacDowell Colony, and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. Prior to working in Atlanta, he has held sevaral director and curator positions at art centers and universities including the Atlanta College of Art, Portland Institute of Contemporary Art in Portland, OR, the Pacific Northwest College of Art, and Bucknell University in Bucknell, PA. He was the Founder and Co-Organizer of Affair at the Jupiter Hotel, an intimate art fair in Portland, OR between 2004-2007, and he was Co-Owner/Director of the Horodner Romley Gallery in New York City from 1992-97. Some previous curatorial projects include:

Substitute Teacher (Co-Curated with Regine Basha) – Atlanta Contemporary Art Center – featuring: Lisa Anne Auerbach, Daniel Bozhkov, Luis Camnitzer, Brody Condon, Brian Dettmer, Andrea Fraser, Nina Katchadourian, Glenn Ligon, Larry Miller, Jenny Perlin, Walid Raad, Paul Ramirez Jonas, Pedro Reyes, Danielle Roney, Jay Rosenblatt, Mira Schor, Michael Smith, Joe Sola, Javier Tellez, David Wojnarowicz

Finding Form – Atlanta Contemporary Art Center – featuring: Droog Design, Philip Guston, Jim Lee, Erik Levine, Francois Morelli, Hannah Wilke

Devendra Banhart: Drawings – Atlanta Contemporary Art Center

Here & There: City Acts – Atlanta Contemporary Art Center – featuring: Amy Carter & Hope Hilton, Didier Courbot, Bonnie Fortune & Melinda Fries, Harrell Fletcher, Dave McKenzie, Red 76, Surveillance Camera Players, Tad Savinar, Jerome Unterreiner

Contemporary Erotic Drawings (Co-curated with Sara Kellner and Harry Philbrick) – Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT and Diverseworks Artspace, Houston, TX.

Walk Ways (touring exhibition) – Organized for Independent Curators International, New York, NY

SEX DRIVE has been organized by Stuart Horodner in collaboration with Haverford College.