Monday, July 6, 2009

Parrish Art Museum Book Signing & Lecture

Parrish Art Museum
Public Projects by Dennis Oppenheim Book Signing and Lecture
DATE: Thursday, July 23 2009
TIME: 8pm
LOCATION: Parrish Art Museum
25 Jobs Lane, Southampton, NY 11968

Device to Root Out Evil 1997
Galvanized structural steel, anodized perforated aluminum, transparent red Venetian glass, concrete foundations.
9' X 15' X 20'
Collection of the Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado, USA
Photo by Edward Smith, Venice

Public Projects
pgs. 148 - 164 illus (143 in color)
Paperback - 21x28 cm
English text
ISBN 978-88-8158-695-0
34.00 €; 45.00 $
Texts by Aaron Levy, Vito Acconci,
Aaron Betsky, Liam Gillick, Dennis Oppenheim,
Roland Nachtigäller, Friederike Fast

Dennis Oppenheim's unrelenting curiosity, intelligence, and audacity have made him an influentialfigure in the contemporary art world for more than forty years. Oppenheim's work has been featured in numerous exhibitions in the local area including at the LongHouse Reserve and GuildHall Museum in East Hampton. For this special program, the artist will deliver an illustrated lectureabout his large-scale public commissions spanning from the past twenty years, expanding uponhis recent book Public Projects. Following the talk, he will take questions from the audience andthere will be a signing of his book to follow. There will also be a limited number of copies to be given away.

1 comment:

  1. Dennis, I have been a huge fan of your work for many years. I do wish that I could be in the Hamtpons to attend this events. Very best wishes of Success, Homa T. Nasab