Comic Abstraction: Image-Breaking, Image-Making: An Artists Panel

Monday, March 5, 2007, 6:00 p.m.

Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2), T2

In a panel discussion moderated by Roxana Marcoci, curator of the exhibition, artists Polly Apfelbaum, Inka Essenhigh, and Gary Simmons address the creative misalliance between abstraction and comic forms of representation in their work. The panel probes issues pertaining to humor in relation to a critical interpretation of war and global conflicts as well as gender and ethnic stereotyping.

In conjunction with the exhibition Comic Abstraction: Image-Breaking, Image-Making

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.