Sonia de Laforcade

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Sonia de Laforcade

Modern

Profile

Sonia de Laforcade specializes in Latin American and global modern and contemporary art. Her research attends to interdisciplinary media practices, transnational connections between the Americas and Europe, and histories of criticism, museums, and pedagogy. She is currently working on a book based on her dissertation, which theorizes slide projection as a medium of artistic and pedagogical experimentation in Brazil. Upcoming article-length projects address the book in contemporary art, histories of conservation, and fieldwork methods. Between December 2019 and June 2020, she will be Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of the History of Art and Architecture at the University of Oregon.

Selected Publications

“Click, Pulse: Frederico Morais and the Comparative Slide Lecture,” Grey Room 73 (Fall 2018): 96-115.

Frederico Morais, “Audio-Visuals,” trans. Sonia de Laforcade, Grey Room 73 (Fall 2018): 116-122.