Event Details


Join curator Jess Clifford for a walk through of her exhibition To the Friend Who Did Not Save My Life, sharing with us insights into the artworks, artists, and the conceptual framework behind the exhibition.

Jess Clifford is a writer, editor and curator from Te Whanganui-a-Tara, to where she has returned after several years working in art galleries and museums in London, most recently for the Tate. She has worked on numerous independent writing and editorial projects, notably as editor of two anthologies of artist lectures for the Städelschule in Germany, which included texts by Chris Kraus, Lynn Hershman Leesman and Moyra Davey. She holds a BA (Hons) in Art History and French from Te Herenga Waka Victoria University of Wellington, and an MA in Contemporary Art (Distinction) from the University of Manchester, UK. She is currently pursuing an MA in Creative Writing at the International Institute of Modern Letters and is Online Editor for CIRCUIT Artist Moving Image.

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  • Free - All Welcome


  • Sat 23 Sep


  • 2:00 pm — 3:00 pm


  • 211 Left Bank
  • Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington