Christian L. Frock

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Christian L. Frock is an independent writer, curator, and educator based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Her practice focuses on art and politics, and the role of artists in public life and social justice.

Invisible Venue, the alternative curatorial enterprise Frock founded and has directed since 2005, collaborates with artists to present art in public spaces, online and in the built environment. To date, Invisible Venue has collaborated with more than fifty artists on projects including research, web and telephone-based projects, interventions, guerrilla billboards, performances, site-specific temporary installations, public events, and accidental encounters. Invisible Venue has created public programs and temporary public art projects with Headlands Center for the Arts, Kala Art Institute, Oakland Main Public Library, Mills College Art Museum, Southern Exposure, SOMArts Cultural Center, EMERGENCY USA | Thoreau Center for Sustainability, Works/San José, and Yerba Buena Center for the Arts.