Museum of the City of New York
upper east side
1220 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10029
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
added about 3 years ago
Widely known for their picturesque winter scenes and quaint landscapes, Currier & Ives also produced the Darktown Comics, an enormously popular series that portrayed African Americans as dim-witted buffoons, promoting stereotypes popularized in 19th-century minstrel shows. Joshua Brown, executive director of the American Social History Project at CUNY, moderates a discussion with Professor David Ja...
International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP)
1040 Metropolitan Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718) 387-2900 http://www.iscp-nyc.org
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
added almost 3 years ago
Brooklyn Commons, a discussion series this winter and spring at ISCP, presents intellectual and artistic pairings between the established Brooklyn-based artist community and ISCP residents. This series puts artists in conversation who have not shared a dialogue in the past and focuses on the vibrant and diverse cultural practitioners living and working in Brooklyn, both long and short-term.
Next Thursday, February 14 from 6 - 7:30pm celebrate the publication of Louise Lawler: October Files (MIT Press) and Louise Lawler and/or Gerhard Richter (Schirmer/Mosel). Please join Louise Lawler; Helen Molesworth, the editor of Louise Lawler: October Files; and Tim Griffin who wrote the essay for Louise Lawler and/or Gerhard Richter