Agnes Martin: Innocence the Hard Way (2015)

Lecture by Nancy Princenthal at Tate Modern, 2015.

On Wednesday 15th July 2015, Nancy Princenthal discussed American Painter Agnes Martin’s formative experiences, the development of her work, her spirituality and the range of lively non-mainstream art communities in which she lived. Nancy Princenthal, author of Agnes Martin: Her Art and Life (Thames & Hudson, 2015), is a New York-based critic and former Senior Editor of Art in America.

Last Chance to See:

‘Agnes Martin’ at Tate Modern, South Bank, London. The exhibition runs until Sunday October 11, 2015.

Agnes Martin: With My Back to the World USA
by Mary Lance, 2002, video, 57 min.
Tate Modern, Starr Auditorium, London
Sunday 4 and 11 October 2015, 15.00.

Gallery Art Walks with Carrie Moyer

On the Domestic Front

August 14 – October 25, 2015
Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art
26 Wooster Street
New York, NY 10013, USA

Guest docent tour: Carrie Moyer
Sunday, October 11, 3pm
Carrie Moyer is an artist and writer who co-founded one of the first lesbian public art projects, Dyke Action Machine!, Her writing has appeared anthologies and periodicals such as Art in America, Brooklyn Rail, Artforum, Modern Painters, and others.

Three Graces: Polly Apfelbaum, Tony Feher and Carrie Moyer

September 25, 2015 – January 3, 2016
Everson Museum of Art
401 Harrison Street
Syracuse, New York 13202, USA

Gallery Walk: Meet the Artists
October 22, 6.30pm, Free
Meet Three Graces artists in this guided gallery walk. The artists will discuss their contemporary art practices, materials and processes and explore the inspiration of incorporating works from the Everson’s collection in their installation. Join in lively discussion with the artists.

Carrie Moyer and Ian Berry

Carrie Moyer and Ian Berry talking at the Columbus College of Art & Design; this artist talk was published in Spring 2015 but the talk was probably recorded in 2014.

Ian Berry in conversation with queer artist Carrie Moyer about her creative practice and work as a queer feminist activist. Painter and graphic artist Carrie Moyer and photographer Sue Schaffner founded Dyke Action Machine! (DAM!) in 1991. The DAM! was their two-person art project until 2004.

Contemporary Talks: Deborah Kass (2014)

Contemporary Talks: Deborah Kass (2014).

Art Relish Atlanta Visual Art’s description of the above video reads: ‘Painter Deborah Kass uses appropriation as her primary mode of working. She is known for applying Andy Warhol’s technical and stylistic language to subjects that examine her own personal and cultural interests, including ethnicity, sexuality, art, music, and literature.

Her work is in the collections of The Museum of Modern Art, Whitney Museum of American Art, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, The Jewish Museum, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, New Orleans Museum of Art, among others.

Recorded at the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center on Thursday, April 17, 2014.
Contemporary Talks is sponsored by Possible Futures.’

Leslie-Lohman Museum’s Speakers Series

Press release (excerpt) from Leslie-Lohman’s Weekly eDigest

We are proud to announce the upcoming schedule of events for the 2015-2016 the Leslie-Lohman Speakers Series. This ongoing series of lectures will focus on creating an environment and opportunity for studio based artists to interact with a public audience of diverse backgrounds, encouraging a dialogue between artist and audience. Lectures are free, and open to the public. All lectures start at 6:30 unless otherwise noted.

November 19, 2015 – Barbara Hammer
The Hidden Hammer. Artist reveals the breadth of her work beyond film and video.

December 1,2,3, 2015 – Demetrea & Rebekah Dewald
NYC Premier of Let the Record Show. Director and producer, along with artists from the film, discuss the project. This talk starts at 6:00.

February 25, 2016 – Leon Mostovoy
Transgender artist will talk about his recent work, prior to his Prince St. Project Space opening.

March 14, 2016 – Amelia Jones
Curator, critic and art historian presents thoughts about queer performance art.

April 27, 2016 – Sophia Wallace
Creator of CLITERACY, 100 Natural Laws, 2012, discussed past, present and future projects.

Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art

26 Wooster Street
New York, NY 10013, USA