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 (Columbia, 2022), is a study of contemporary art and political geography. Nick has also published essays in Afterimage, ASAP/Journal, Social Text, Texte zur Kunst, Third Text, X-TRA, and Log (special issue: ‘Working Queer’). He 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.
In 2022, Nick joined Places Journal as an associate editor.
Art after Liberalism