Artist Talk

Thursday, March 01, 2007
John Currin

Date + Time

Thursday, March 01, 2007
5:30 p.m.

Location

Phyllis Wattis Theater

Overview

Rife with references that span the whole of art history, Currin's paintings showcase classical style and a contemporary sensibility, offering pointed commentary on current social and political issues. Intelligent and sometimes searingly funny, his works have won him international acclaim and numerous exhibitions, including a major solo presentation organized by the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, in 2003. Join the artist for a discussion of his ideas, process, and practices, followed by a book signing in The Schwab Room.

Admission + Ticketing

$10 general; $8 SFMOMA members, students, and seniors. Tickets are available at the Museum (with no surcharge) or online.

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