Event: ABSENCE THAT FILLS THE WORLD:
THE FIGURE IN THE WORK OF JENNIFER PACKER, JASPER JOHNS, AND MORE.
Organizer: WHITNEY MUSEUM.
Speakers: Xin Wang.
Date: Feb 8th 6:00pm Eastern Time (USA). Equivalent times:
Americas - PT: Feb 8th 3:00pm | ET: Feb 8th 6:00pm.
Europe - UK: Feb 8th 11:00pm | CET: Feb 9th 12:00am.
APAC - CST/HKT/SGT: Feb 9th 7:00am | AET: Feb 9th 10:00am.
"The human figure has always been an abiding motif and impetus for painting. Join Joan Tisch Teaching Fellow Xin Wang to explore how artists currently highlighted in the Whitney’s exhibition program—Jennifer Packer, Jasper Johns, and more—approach the tensions and narratives inherent to figuration as a vessel and site for longing, loss, trauma, and endurance..."
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