Nicholas Gamso is a writer and academic who works across theory, visual culture (photography and moving image arts), performance, and space/place.
His first book, Art after Liberalism, a study of contemporary art and political geography, was published by Columbia Books on Architecture & the City in 2022.
In addition to his book, Nick has published essays in Afterimage, ASAP/Journal, Social Text, Texte zur Kunst, Third Text, X-TRA, and Log (special issue: ‘Working Queer’). Nick is co-editor of World Records, vol. 4: ‘In the Presence of Others’ and a contributing editor of the Millennium Film Journal.
Nick holds a PhD from CUNY and was a Visiting Arts Fellow at Stanford University. He's taught at the Pratt Institute, the SF State School of Art, and SFAI.
Art after Liberalism