Text full multimedia monochrome

First time here?

Find out more about how The Lecture List works.

Do you organise talks?

Register to tell us about them. The Lecture List is a great place to be listed, but it's also an easy place to upload your information to. It's very simple and costs nothing. Find out more

Help!

Find out what you can do to keep The Lecture List online

Anthony McCall and Anne Wagner in Conversation

New York-based English artist Anthony McCall is joined in conversation with art historian Anne Wagner.


New York-based English artist Anthony McCall is joined in conversation with art historian Anne Wagner, author of a new essay in the recently published monograph, Anthony McCall: 1970s Works on Paper (Walther Konig, 2014). The pair will discuss McCall’s rarely seen drawings and photographs from the 1970s, as well as the relationship of those works to the performances and films he was also producing at that time.

McCall’s practice represents an intensive investigation of the performative and sculptural potential of the medium of film. An important point of departure for his work is a series of Land Art performances which he developed in the early 1970s, includingEarthwork (1972) and the series Landscape for Fire (1972/74). Recent solo exhibitions include Five Minutes of Pure Sculpture, Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin, 2012 and 1970s Solid-Light Works, Sprüth Magers Berlin, 2013; Face to Face, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, 2013; Two Double Works, Kunstmuseum St Gallen, Lokremise, 2013; and Solid-Light Works, Les Abattoirs, Toulouse, France, 2013.

An art historian, critic and teacher, Anne Wagner writes on a range of topics in 19th, 20th, and 21st century art, especially sculpture. Class of 1936 Professor Emerita at the University of California, Berkeley, she is now based in London where she is a visiting professor at The Courtauld Institute of Art. Her books include Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux: Sculptor of the Second Empire, 1986; Three Artists (Three Women), 1996;Mother Stone: The Vitality of Modern British Sculpture, 2005; and A House Divided: On Recent American Art, 2012.


Speaker(s):

Anthony McCall | talks
Anne Wagner | talks

 

Date and Time:

20 June 2014 at 1:00 pm

Duration:

TBC

 

Venue:

ICA
12 Carlton House Terrace
London
SW1Y 4AH
020 7930 3647
http://www.ica.org.uk

More at ICA...

 

Tickets:

£10 / £8 Concession

Available from:

http://www.ica.org.uk/whats-on/anthony-mccall-and-anne-wagner-conversation

Additional Information:

Tickets and Information:
020 7930 3647
tickets@ica.org.uk

Register to tell a friend about this lecture.

Comments

If you would like to comment about this lecture, please register here.



 

Any ad revenue is entirely reinvested into the Lecture List's operating fund