Columbia University School of the Arts

Director of Public Programs and Engagement 

In 2015–16, Gavin organized public events and workshops with visual artist Joan Jonas, writer Hilton Als, and director Young Jean Lee, as part of the Mellon Visiting Artists and Thinkers Program at Columbia University School of the Arts. Alongside, he organized screenings and interdisciplinary conversations around the films 99 Homes, Do The Right Thing, Chapter & Verse, and The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution.

Joan Jonas and Jason Moran in Art & Education

The Shipment with Young Jean Lee and Christian Parker in Art & Education