An Absurd Lecture: The Art of John Bock meets the art of Improv
Senior Curator Heather Pesanti unpacks topics of humor and absurdity in the history of art, tracing it to present examples within John Bock’s exhibition.
The Hideout Theatre will perform live comedy inspired by Bock’s artwork and Pesanti’s discussion—a one-time, original improvised performance paying homage to Bock’s work and the art world at large.
November 30 at 7 p.m.
Foto Focus Presents Second Century: Photography, Feminism, Politics, a free, one-day symposium at Memorial Hall on October 7, 2017. The symposium features diverse speakers addressing a range of topics revolving around feminist approaches to photography and lens-based art in today’s socio-political climate.
Nicole Eisenman: Talks at The New School
Nov 14, 2017 at 6:30 PM
63 Fifth Avenue between 13th and 14th Streets
Eisenman’s talk at The New School will address the dialogue between her painting practice and her expansion into sculpture, as well as her even more recent foray into public sculpture to discuss how she has engaged with this new context and responded to its challenges.
Books that Matter (to Nicole Eisenman):
The Feast of the Goat by Mario Vargas Llosa
Blood Child by Octavia Butler
Barefoot Gen Series by Keiji Nakazawa