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Reading & Book Signing with National Gallery of Art Curator James Meyer

  • Sat 21 September 2019
  • 12 pm

James Meyer, esteemed curator of Modern Art at the National Gallery of Art in Washington DC, will read from ‘The Art of Return: The Sixties and Contemporary Culture,’ his latest publication released by The University of Chicago Press. Meyer’s innovative perspective uses art criticism, fiction, and theory to examine a diverse array of cultural objects that investigate the contemporary fascination with the Sixties, global expressions of cultural memories, and reimagine the 1950s – 1970s. Join us for a book signing after the reading. This event is a collaboration between Hauser & Wirth, ARTBOOK, and The University of Chicago Press. This event is free, however, reservations are recommended. Click here to register.   About James Meyer James Meyer is Curator of Modern Art at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC. He was previously the Winship Distinguished Research Associate Professor of Art History at Emory University and Deputy Director and Chief Curator of the Dia Art Foundation.

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