Concordia University

Steve Lyons

Steve Lyons

PhD Student - Art History

Thesis Title

Alternatives in the Free Market


Dr. Martha Langford

Research Interests
  • Artist-Run and Alternative Art Spaces
  • Intellectual Fashions in the Art World
  • Social Capital and Networks of Power
  • Institutional Critique  


Steve Lyons is an artist and PhD student in the Interuniversity Doctoral Program in Art History at Concordia University. He has written for The Guardian, esse arts + opinions, C Magazine, and Border Crossings, and has exhibited at venues including Espace Electra in Paris, Susan Hobbs Gallery and Gallery 44 Centre for Contemporary Photography in Toronto, and Dazibao and Centre des arts actuels Skol in Montréal. He is also a core member of Not an Alternative, a Brooklyn-based arts collective and non-profit organization, where he participates in research, concept development, and writing.

Teaching – Undergraduate Courses
  • ARTH 354 Studies in Interdisciplinarity in Visual Arts


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