School of Art
Associate Professor, Time Arts
Graduate Program Coordinator, Studio Arts
Doris E. Klein endowed Professor of Art
Joanna Spitzner is an artist whose recent work seeks to make direct connections between everyday experiences and larger social issues. It often takes the form of experimental organizations as artworks, including the Art School in the Art School, the Joanna Spitzner Foundation, Inc., and the Union of Undercover Artists.
The forms her work takes are temporal, employing performances, exchanges, discussions, video, audio, and documentation. She has been involved in several collaborative projects, including Exit Review and Press Corps at Static Gallery in Liverpool, UK, and the Open City Workshop and the Great Central Depot with Spectres of Liberty in upstate New York. She is currently a member of the feminist band Malvinas.