We would like to introduce you to the speakers of our Evening Conversations at the ICP Museum. Please check back to learn about Lucas Blalock, Kelly Shindler, Abbas Akhavan, Caitlin Cherry, and Daniella Rose King. We hope to see you at the ICP Museum in December!
Evening I: Tuesday December 13th 6:30 – 9:00 PM at the ICP Museum – Nicole Eisenman and Lucas Blalock, moderated by Kelly Shindler
Nicole Eisenman is a painter/sculptor living and working in Brooklyn. Her work has been the subject of recent solo exhibitions at The New Museum (2016), The Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (2015), The Institute of Contemporary Art, (Philadelphia, 2014), The Contemporary Art Museum of St. Louis (2014), and Studio Voltaire (London, 2012). She has participated in group exhibitions internationally, including Sadie Coles Gallery (London 2015) and Museum Brandhorst (Munich, 2014). Eisenman was featured in the 2012 Whitney Biennial and The Carnegie International in 2013. Eisenman was the winner of the Carnegie Prize for the 2013 Carnegie International. Her work is featured in the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art, the Art Institute of Chicago, and The Whitney Museum of American Art.
In September 2015, Eisenman was awarded a MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship for her contribution to “expanding the critical and expressive capacity of the Western figurative tradition through works that engage contemporary social issues and phenomena.” Her work is represented by Anton Kern in New York, Susanne Vielmetter in Los Angeles, and Barbara Weiss in Berlin. She is currently working on a sculpture project in Germany for Skulptur Projekte Münster, which opens in June of 2016.
For more information about the Conversation check out the event at icp.org!