Parsons Paris

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AMT Visiting Artists Lecture Series: Liam Gillick

6:15 p.m.

Liam Gillick’s solo exhibitions include The Wood Way at Whitechapel Gallery, London, (2002); a short text on the possibility of creating an economy of equivalence at Palais de Tokyo (2005), and the retrospective project, Three Perspectives and a short scenario, which was exhibited at Witte de With in Rotterdam, Kunsthalle Zurich, Kunstverein in München, and the MCA in Chicago (2008-2010). He was nominated for the Turner Prize in 2002 and the Vincent Award at the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam in 2008. Gillick has published a number of texts including Proxemics (Selected writing 1988-2006) published in 2007 alongside Lilian Haberer’s monograph, Factories in the Snow, by JRP-Ringier. A critical reader, Meaning Liam Gillick, was published by MIT Press (2009). Liam Gillick was selected to represent Germany at the 53rd Venice Biennale in 2009. There was a major exhibition of his work at the Kunst und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland in 2010.

The Visiting Artists Lecture Series is sponsored by the School of Art, Media, and Technology (AMT) at Parsons The New School for Design. The lecture series, organized by Coco Fusco, director of intermedia initiatives at AMT, invites renowned artists from across the globe to give free public presentations each Wednesday.

Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Auditorium, Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, 66 Fifth Avenue

Free; no tickets or reservations required; seating is first-come first-served