Visiting Artists Series: Sam Durant

Sam Durant is a multimedia artist whose works engage a variety of social, political, and cultural issues. Often referencing American history, his work explores the varying relationships between culture and politics, engaging subjects as diverse as the civil rights movement, southern rock music, and modernism. His work has been widely exhibited internationally and in the United States. He has had solo museum exhibitions at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Dusseldorf, S.M.A.K., Ghent, Belgium and the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery in New Zealand. His work has been included in the Panamá, Sydney, Venice and Whitney Biennales.


Durant shows with several galleries including Blum and Poe in Los Angeles, Paula Cooper Gallery in New York, Praz-Delavallade in Paris and Sadie Coles Gallery in London. His work can be found in many public collections including The Art Gallery of Western Australia in Perth, Tate Modern in London, Project Row Houses in Houston and the Museum of Modern Art in New York. Durant teaches art at the California Institute of the Arts in Valencia, California.

November 15, 2016
Lectures
Visiting Artists Series: Sam Durant
11:00AM - 12:15PM The Forum
Open to the Public
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November 15, 2016
2016-11-15 11:00 2016-11-15 12:15
Lectures
Visiting Artists Series: Sam Durant
11:00AM - 12:15PM | The Forum
9045 Lincoln Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90045
Open to the Public
This event is free!