States of Emergency: The Agency of Objects ca. 1970
16 Sep 2011
12:00PM - 6:00PM
|Where||SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM
1071 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10128
|Enquiry||212 423 3500|
September 16 2011, 12pm
In conjunction withthe exhibition Lee Ufan: Marking Infinity, this daylong symposium asks how the proclamation of the “end” of the art object, a statement that was made in a startling number of locations around the world ca. 1970, demonstrated the end of both aesthetic and political modernity, and the advent of a decentered globalism characterized more by crisis than by revolution. Reception and exhibition viewing follows.Organized by David Joselit, Yale University, and Alexandra Munroe, Samsung Senior Curator, Asian Art.
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