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An earlier version of The Living Word by Xu Bing,
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution,
Washington, D.C. 2001. Courtesy Xu Bing Studio.
A Conversation with Xu Bing
In conjunction with the installation of Xu Bing: The Living Word (July 19 through October 2, 2011), Xu Bing will discuss the genesis of his celebrated work with Isabelle Dervaux, curator of Modern and Contemporary Drawings, The Morgan Library & Museum. This program coincides with the publication of Xu Bing, a beautifully illustrated monograph published by Albion Editions which includes a full chronological account of the artist's life and work, featuring essays by David Elliott, Robert E. Harrist, Jr., Reiko Tomii, and an interview conducted by Andrew Solomon.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011, 6:30 p.m
This program is free. Advanced reservations are recommended as seating is limited. Please .
Please call (212) 685-0008 ext. 560 or e-mail for information.