Platform Fall 2020 Speaker Series

Two periwinkle blocks on top of one another. Bottom block reads "Platform"

Presented by ConSortiUm, a collaborative project of California State University
art galleries and museums


All events will be presented live via Zoom with access for all CSU campuses. Recordings of the events will be available for post live-stream viewing and archived by the sponsoring institutions. These events are free and open to the public. To register for the Zoom webinars visit:


This event series is open to the HSU and greater Humboldt community, all are welcome. As an added bonus, season 10 of Art21 is coming out this September on PBS. Postcommodity is featured in the episode “Borderlands” airing on October 2nd at 10pm, and is available to stream after. 


Postcommodity : A Conversation with artists Cristóbal Martínez and Kade L. Twist

Thursday, October 22, 5:30 p.m

Hosted by CSU Humboldt, CSU Long Beach, and Fresno State

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Forensic Architecture: A Conversation with founder Eyal Weizman

Thursday, November 12, noon

Hosted by CSU Bakersfield and Sacramento State

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*All times are Pacific Standard Time (PST) 


 Past Events - Recordings forthcoming:

Artist Beatriz Cortez in conversation with curator Erin Christovale

Thursday, September 24, 5:30 p.m.

Hosted by Cal Poly Pomona, CSU Long Beach, and CSU Northridge

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ConSortiUm’s participating CSU art museums and galleries include venues at campuses in Bakersfield, Todd Madigan Gallery; Chico, Janet Turner Print Museum; East Bay, University Art Gallery; Fresno, Center for Creativity and the Arts; Fullerton, Nicholas & Lee Begovich Gallery and Grand Central Art Center; Humboldt, Reese Bullen Gallery and Goudi'ni Native American Arts Gallery; Long Beach, School of Art and Carolyn Campagna Kleefeld Contemporary Art Museum; Los Angeles, Luckman Gallery, Luckman Fine Arts Complex; Northridge, Art Galleries; Pomona, W. Keith & Janet Kellogg University Art Gallery and Don B. Huntley Gallery; Sacramento, University Galleries; San Bernardino, Robert and Frances Fullerton Museum of Art; San Diego, University Art Galleries; San Francisco, Fine Arts Gallery; San Jose, Natalie and James Thompson Gallery; San Luis Obispo, University Art Gallery; Sonoma, University Art Gallery; and Stanislaus, University Art Gallery and Stan State Art Space.