Panel Discussion: Abby Weed Grey’s Archive: Yesterday’s Passion, Today’s Inspiration

When 1 Oct 2019
6:30PM - 8:00PM
Where Room 300, NYU Silver Center for Arts and Science
32 Waverly Place
New York, NY 10003
United States
Enquiry 212.998.1212

Panel discussion moderated by Susan Hapgood, Executive Director, International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP), New York, and Founder, Mumbai Art Room; with speakers Hadieh Shafie, artist, and Hamed Yousefi, filmmaker and PhD student in Art History, Northwestern University, who will explore the relevance to and influence of the archive in terms of contemporary art-making and art-historical research.

Co-sponsored by the Hauser & Wirth Institute and NYU’s Grey Art Gallery.

This event is in conjunction with the exhibition Modernisms: Iranian, Turkish, and Indian Highlights from NYU’s Abby Weed Grey Collection on view at the Grey Art Gallery from September 10 to December 7, 2019.

Image: Faramarz Pilaram, Mosques of Isfahan (B), c. 1962, Ink, watercolor, and gold and silver paint on paper, 45 3/4 x 34 3/4 in. (116.2 x 88.3 cm). Grey Art Gallery, New York University Art Collection. Gift of Abby Weed Grey, G1975.110

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