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David Getsy

Eleanor Shea Professor of Art History, Department of Art, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

1605 Jefferson Park Ave CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA 22904

David J. Getsy is an art historian, curator, and art writer focusing on modern and contemporary art. He has published seven books and has curated several exhibitions, and his current projects undertake archive-based recoveries of suppressed histories of queer and genderqueer art and performance. He also speaks and writes on recent developments in contemporary art, performance, LGBT issues, and cultural production.