360 Symposium: Return to Earth: Ceramic Sculpture of Fontana, Melotti, Miró, Noguchi, and Picasso, 1943–1963, and Its Legacy
September 21, 2013 | 10 am – 2:30 pm
2001 Flora Street, Dallas, TX 75201
The Nasher’s ongoing speaker series features conversations and lectures on the ever-expanding definition of sculpture.
Morning Session: A Historical Perspective: 10am – 11:45am
Divergent but Parallel: The Ceramic Sculpture of Lucio Fontana and Fausto Melotti in Postwar Italy with Marin Sullivan, Henry Moore Foundation Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Department of Fine Art, History of Art, and Cultural Studies, University of Leeds.
Joan Miró and the Artigases: A Phantasmagoric World of Living Monsters withJed Morse, Chief Curator, Nasher Sculpture Center
Isamu Noguchi Ceramics: A Kind of Antisculpture with Catherine Craft, Adjunct Assistant Curator for Research and Exhibitions, Nasher Sculpture Center
Pablo Picasso: Life with Art with Dakin Hart, Senior Curator, The Noguchi Museum, New York
Afternoon Session: A View from Today: 1:15pm – 2:30pm
Panel Discussion featuring: Nicole Cherubini, Artist, New York, Ginger Geyer, Artist, Austin, Brian Molanphy, Artist and Assistant Professor of Ceramics, Southern Methodist University, Dallas and Jed Morse, Moderator
You may choose to RSVP for the full symposium or for the morning or afternoon sessions individually. To RSVP, please contact 360RSVP@nashersculpturecenter.