Armando Reverón: Another Modernity?
Wednesday, February 28, 2007, 6:00 p.m.
Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2), T2
Scholars offer their perspectives on the artist's work, placing it in the greater context of art history, Latin American culture (Venezuela in particular), and European avant-garde movements.
John Elderfield, Chief Curator, Department of Painting and Sculpture, and organizer of the exhibition, moderates the discussion.
"Armando Reverón: El Castillete, His Dolls and Women"
María Elena Huizi, Independent scholar, Caracas
Luis Pérez-Oramas, The Estrellita Brodsky Curator of Latin American Art, The Museum of Modern Art
"The Home-made World of Armando Reverón"
Susan Stewart, Annan Professor of English, Princeton University; poet; and author of The Open Studio: Essays on Art and Aesthetics (2004)
In conjunction with the exhibition Armando Reverón
Sign language–interpreted Gallery Conversations are held every fourth Sunday of the month at 1:30 p.m. FM headsets for sound amplification are available for all talks. Gallery Conversations are free with Museum admission. No registration is required; however, we suggest arriving 10 minutes prior to the start of a talk, as groups are limited to 25.
Tickets ($10; members $8; students, seniors, and staff of other museums $5) can be purchased at the lobby information desk and the Film desk, or online at www.ticketweb.com.