Approaching Venice – Alanna Heiss

Alanna Heiss is the founder and former Director of PS1 Contemporary Art Center and current Director of AIR Art International Radio, an Internet-based radio station operating out of the legendary Clocktower Gallery. As a leader of the early 1970’s alternative space movement, Heiss organized over 700 exhibitions both at PS1 and in art venues around the world. She was Commissioner of the 1985 Paris Biennial, and of the American Pavilion at the 1986 Venice Biennale.