Event Calendar

Art21: History

Focus on Glenn Ligon and Q&A Session with Thomas Lax

Apr 29, 2012 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Theater
  • "Art in the Twenty-First Century," Season 6. © Art21, Inc. 2012. In background: assume vivid astro focus. "anatato vuivui atoteki fukusayo," interior view, 2007–08. Mixed media installation; Dimensions variable. Photo: Keizo Kioku. Courtesy MOT Museum, Tokyo, and Hiromi Yoshii Gallery, Tokyo. © assume vivid astro focus.

Episode 3: History

In this episode, artists play with historical events, explore and expose commonly held assumptions about historic 'truth', and create narratives based on personal experiences. Marina Abramović, Glenn Ligon, and Mary Reid Kelley are featured.