International Pop: Opening Day Talks

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International Pop: Opening Day Talks
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Walker Art Center says
Join us for an opening-day program exploring some of the many facets of the new show, International Pop, with artists and scholars from around the world. Tickets are available for individual talks, or join us for the entire day with a series package.

For more information and tickets: http://www.walkerart.org/calendar/2015/international-pop-opening-day-talks

International Pop asserts that Pop was not a singular artistic style or brand, but a roving spirit and ethos moving with unprecedented force through culture at large, embracing figuration, mass-media production, and consumerist strategies and commodities with a new spirit of urgency and excitement.

Topics include:
–Introduction to International Pop and The Internationality of Pop | 10:30 am
–Argentine Pop and Its Dematerialization | 1:30 pm
–Tokyo Pop | 3:30 pm

Speakers and panelists include:
Darsie Alexander (lead curator, International Pop), Bartholomew Ryan (co-curator, International Pop), Erica Battle (associate curator, Philadelphia Museum of Art), Dávid Fehér (associate curator, Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest), Hiroko Ikegami (associate professor, Graduate School of Intercultural Studies at Kobe University, Japan), and Christine Mehring (department chair and associate professor of art history, University of Chicago), Delia Cancela (artist, Buenos Aires), Eduardo Costa (artist, Buenos Aires), and María José Herrera (director, Museum of Art, Tigre, Argentina), Hiroko Ikegami (associate professor, Graduate School of Intercultural Studies, Kobe University, Japan), Ushio Shinohara (artist, New York), and Keiichi Tanaami (artist, Tokyo), Olga Viso (executive director, Walker Art Center)
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By: Walker Art Center

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