Quinn Latimer

Editor and writer, Athens

Guest 2018
Master symposium

Quinn Latimer is a writer and editor from California whose work often explores feminist economies of writing, reading, and image production. Her books include Like a Woman: Essays, Readings, Poems (Sternberg Press, 2017); Stories, Myths, Ironies, and Other Songs: Conceived, Directed, Edited, and Produced by M. Auder, coedited with Adam Szymczyk (Sternberg Press, 2014); Sarah Lucas: Describe This Distance (Mousse Publishing, 2013); Film as a Form of Writing: Quinn Latimer Talks to Akram Zaatari (WIELS/Motto Books, 2013); and Rumored Animals (Dream Horse Press, 2012). Her writings, readings, and lecture-performances have been featured widely, including at REDCAT, Los Angeles; Serpentine Galleries, London; Chisenhale Gallery, London; DRAF, London; Witte de With, Rotterdam; Radio Athènes, Athens; the Poetry Project, New York; the Venice Architecture Biennale; and the Sharjah Biennial 13. A frequent contributor to Artforum and a contributing editor of frieze, Latimer is also the editor of many books, including Paul Sietsema: Interviews on Films and Works (Sternberg Press, 2012) and coeditor of Pamela Rosenkranz: No Core (JRP-Ringier, 2012). She has taught at the Banff Centre, Canada; Haute école d’art et de design (HEAD), Geneva; and the Saas-Fee Summer Institute of Art, and is currently faculty at Zürcher Hochschule der Künste (ZHdK). Latimer was editor-in-chief of publications for documenta 14 in Athens and Kassel.