Polke’s Humor

Friday, June 13, 2014, 11:30 a.m.

The Kirk Varnedoe Contemporary Galleries, second floor
The Donald B. and Catherine C. Marron Atrium, second floor

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Alibis: Sigmar Polke, 1963-2010
Kathy Halbreich with Mark Godfrey, Lanka Tattersall, and Magnus Schaefer

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Humor and irony are essential to Sigmar Polke’s irreverent and complex oeuvre. Explore the exhibition Alibis: Sigmar Polke 1963–2010, and discover how the artist’s attitude and personality binds together these seemingly disparate works.

In conjunction with the exhibition Alibis: Sigmar Polke 1963–2010

Gallery Sessions, impromptu interactions facilitated by Museum educators that explore the creative process, art history, and the experience of art, take place daily in select galleries. Groups meet in the galleries noted on the schedule. Gallery Sessions are free with Museum admission. No registration is required.

FM headsets for sound amplification are available for all talks.