Exploring the Global 1960s and Its Impact

When 31 May 2019
Where Japan Society
333 East 47th Street
New York, NY 10017
United States
PANEL DISCUSSION,  Friday, May 31, 6:30 PM 

During the 1960s, imaginative and innovative artistic practices figuratively and literally explored the concept of “wilderness.” Far away from Tokyo, artists executed radical experimentalism in remote settings, placing the foundation of their work outside of conventional art making. In this discussion, postwar art historian and critic Michio Hayashi (Professor, Sophia University, Tokyo), Radicalism guest curator Reiko Tomii and another expert illuminate the vanguard movement of the 1960s and after. Moderated by Japan Society Gallery Director Yukie Kamiya.

Tickets: $15/$12 members, seniors & students

Each ticket includes same day, complimentary admission to the exhibition Radicalism in the Wilderness: Japanese Artists in the Global 1960s.

Image courtesy of the organizer.

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