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Outside the Museum
June 10th, 2000
Whitney ISP
385 Broadway

With Rike Frank, Lia Gangitano, Greg Williams, and Lauren Ross

Rike Frank lives and works in Vienna/Austria. She studied media-theory and is an independent curator and critic concerned with issues of media-history, gender, representation, and video. Since 1996 she has been working under the name "Best Before" (together with Stefan Gyongyosi). Curatorial and collaborative projects are among others Vinyl Video (, vergessen (, Re-Play. Beginning of International Media Art in Austria (curatorial assistant, Generali Foundation, Vienna), Five29Ninety9 ( She is a member of the advisory board of the non-profit art space Kunsthalle Exnergasse (Vienna)

Lia Gangitano is the director of Thread Waxing Space, New York.

Lauren Ross is the assistant director of White Columns and a curator based in New York

Gregory Williams was the Assistant Director of Apex Art Curatorial Program from 1996 to 1999 and is currently coordinating their Residency Program. He curated the exhibition, "Arrested Ambition," that took place at Apex last year. He is also involved with Immaterial Incorporated, a non-profit cultural organization that will launch the magazine, Cabinet, this fall. Williams has written for frieze, Performing Arts Journal, NU, Artbyte, World Art and other art periodicals. He is currently working toward a Ph.D. in art history at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.