• Dr. Tenley Bick


    Contact: tbick@fsu.edu

    Pronouns: she, her

    Photo by Jessica Ingram

    Assistant Professor of Global Contemporary Art

    Department of Art History, Florida State University


    Founder and Curator

    Mapping new directions in contemporary Italian art and activism.

    Bilingual digital project.


    Instagram: @costell.azione


    Executive Vice President
    Italian Art Society





    Recent Publications:


    Tenley Bick, "Bochner's Italian Picture," in Bochner Boetti Fontana (exh. cat.) (Cold Spring, NY: Magazzino Italian Art, 2021), 40–47. Online and in print.
    Tenley Bick, “Other Hues of Blue: A Pandemic-Era Biennial in Atlanta.” New Art Examiner (April 2021). Exhibition review, 2021 Atlanta Biennial, Of Care and Destruction, cur. Jordan Amirkhani, Atlanta Contemporary.
    Tenley Bick, "Ghosts for the Present: Countercultural Aesthetics and Postcoloniality for Contemporary Italy. The Work of Wu Ming 2 and Fare Ala," in Global Revolutionary Aesthetics and Politics after Paris '68, edited by William Cloonan, Barry Faulk, Martin Munro, and Christian Weber, 45–77 (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2021).

    Recent Program:

    Mel Bochner in conversation with Tenley Bick, Jan. 29, 2021, Magazzino Da Casa, Magazzino Italian Art. In association with Bochner Boetti Fontana, cur. Bochner with Magazzino.