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They read historical works and their own work that reflects on modern and contemporary art. <br/><br/> Artists throughout the last century have pushed line across the plane and into real space, thus questioning the relation between the art object and the world. The exhibition <i>On Line: Drawing Through the Twentieth Century</i> addresses the transformation of drawing, mark making, and gesture, as well as the role of the political line in art and everyday life. On this special evening, Cecilia Vicu&ntilde;a selects international poets to read their own works about the political line, a theme explored in <i>On Line: Drawing Through the Twentieth Century</i>. In addition to Vicu&ntilde;a, participants include poets Will Alexander, Luljeta Lleshanaku, and Dunya Mikhail, and translator Henry Israeli. 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