Flyer showing three pieces of contemporary art

Platform: An Event Series of Socially Engaged Artists, Collectives, and Curators in Conversation

When: Next Event is October 22
Time: 12:00pm
Please contact the School of Art and Design for Zoom links and passwords at

ConSortiUm is a collaborative project of art museums and galleries from the California State University (CSU) system, is pleased to announce a virtual event series that actively engages students, faculty, staff, and communities through visual arts-based dialogue. The inaugural program, PLATFORM, will launch in September 2020 and include six live virtual conversations with contemporary artists, collectives, and curators whose work is critical to current re-imaginings of the art world and the world at large.

View and download the Platform Flyer

September 24

Artist Beatriz Cortez in conversation with curator Erin Christovale
Hosted by Cal Poly Pomona, CSU Long Beach, and CSU Northridge

To register for the Zoom webinar and learn more about the speakers visit:

October 22

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

Link to Register for the Zoom webinar:

November 12 at 12:00 p.m.

Forensic Architecture: A conversation with founder Eyal Weizman
Hosted by CSU Bakersfield and Sacramento State

Link to Register for the Zoom webinar: 

All events will be presented live via Zoom and during Pacific Time hours. These events are free and open to the public. Please contact the School of Art and Design for Zoom links and passwords at

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.