Gallerie dell’Accademia di Venezia is hosting a public symposium to mark the final week of the exhibition ‘Philip Guston and The Poets’ on Thursday 31 August 2017, 4 pm – 6.30 pm.
The event offers a fascinating programme which is detailed below along with the RSVP information.
4 pm – 5 pm (English)
Introduction by Kosme de Barañano, curator of the exhibition
Poet Clark Coolidge discusses his collaboration and friendship with Philip Guston
5.30 pm – 6.30 pm (Italian)
Introduction by Paola Marini, Director of Gallerie dell’Accademia
Peter Benson Miller, Andrew Heiskell Arts Director at the American Acandemy in Rome, presents on Guston and Italy
Musa Mayer – daughter of Philip Guston – and Pia Capelli read from ‘Night Studio. Un ritratto intimo di Philip Guston,’ published by Johan & Levi
The event will conclude with a book signing and refreshments. Admission is free, however RSVP is essential.
Please RSVP to email@example.com by Monday 21 August 2017
The last day of the exhibition is Sunday 3 September 2017
Image: Philip Guston, Pittore, 1973
© The Estate of Philip Guston
Courtesy the Estate and Hauser & Wirth