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Benjamin Weissman

Benjamin Weissman
Senior Lecturer

BFA California Instutute of the Arts. Writer and visual artist, author of two collections of short fiction, Headless (Akashic) and, Dear Dead Person (Serpent's Tail). Exhibited art solo and in collaboration with Paul McCarthy and Jim Shaw at Kunsthalle, Vienna, Galerie Krinzinger, Essor Gallery, and Berkeley Art Museum. Lectured on and written extensively about art, books, music, skiing and pornography for M.I.T., MOCA, MOMA, Walker Art Center, as well as Artforum, Freeze, Frieze, Index, Los Angeles Times Book Review, Nerve, Parkett, Powder, Salon, and Spin. Hosts "New American Writing Series" at UCLA Hammer Museum.

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