More About Pictures, or Appropriation Now

Related Exhibition On View

Thursday, October 22, 2009, 7:00 p.m.

Phyllis Wattis Theater

Using SFMOMA's Candice Breitz exhibition and the 2008 conference "Takeovers and Makeovers: Artistic Appropriation, Fair Use, and Copyright in the Digital Age" at UC Berkeley as starting points, this roundtable conversation takes up appropriation in contemporary art. The discussion is preceded by an artist and curator talk with Breitz and Frieling at 6:30 p.m. Breitz presents a related artist talk at UC Berkeley on Monday, October 19; see for details.


Candice Breitz, artist
Rudolf Frieling, curator of media arts, SFMOMA
Ken Goldberg, artist and craigslist Distinguished Professor of New Media
Anne Wagner, professor of modern and contemporary art and Class of 1936 Chair, Department of History of Art, UC Berkeley

Image: Candice Breitz, Mother (composite), 2005; six-channel video installation with sound, 13:15 min.; The West Collection; © Candice Breitz; photo: Alexander Fahl

Copresented with The Art, Technology, and Culture Colloquium at UC Berkeley's Center for New Media.