"What did I do now?"
A meander through the work of Nayland Blake with himself
Nayland Blake will speak about the the last 30 years of his work as a sculptor and extended media artist, touching on the perennial questions of pleasure, industry and perils of creativity.
Blake is an artist, writer and educator. His work is represented by Matthew Marks Gallery in New York , Fred in London and Gallery Paule Anglim in San Francisco and included in the collections of The Museum of Modern Art, The Whitney Museum, The Studio Museum of Harlem, LA MoCa, The Museum of Fine Arts Boston, The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and the DeYoung Museum, among others. He has exhibited through out the United States and Europe. As a writer his work has appeared in Interview Magazine, Artforum, Out, and OutLook. He is the author of numerous catalog essays. In 1994 he co-curated with Lawrence Rinder the exhibition In a Different Light, the first major museum exhibition to examine the impact of queer artists on contemporary art. He is currently the Chair of the ICP/Bard Masters program in Advanced Photographic Studies at the International Center of Photography.
Free and open to the public