“Double Positive: Contemporary Painting”
Public Lecture – Thursday, March 14, 7:30 PM Room 109 – Art and Architecture Building
The VADSCO committee and the UT School of Art are pleased to host Dr. Katy Siegel’s upcoming visit to the UT campus. On March 14 Siegel will give a public lecture entitled: “Double Positive: Contemporary Painting.”
Katy Siegel is a professor of art history at Hunter College, CUNY, editor in chief of Art Journal, and a contributing editor to Artforum. She has written extensively on modern and contemporary art; her recent essays have focused on the changing nature of studios and art school, and the work of Mark Bradford. She was the curator of High Times, Hard Times: New York Painting, 1967-1975. Her books include Since ’45: America and the Making of Contemporary Art (Reaktion: 2011) andAbstract Expressionism (Phaidon: 2011).