Search collection catalog »
E-NEWS Facebook logo Twitter logo Google logo YouTube
The Morgan Library and Museum
Daily calendar

Monthly calendar

Concerts

Talks

Films

Tours

Public programs home

 

Public Programs


Symposium

Minimalist Drawing: The 1960s and 1970s
Organized in conjunction with the exhibition Dan Flavin: Drawing, this symposium will explore the changing form, function, and status of drawing in the era of Minimalism and Conceptual art. This program is cosponsored by the Drawing Institute.

10:30 am Registration

10:45 am
Introduction Isabelle Dervaux, Acquavella Curator of Modern and Contemporary Drawings, The Morgan Library & Museum

Drawing Degree Zero: Rethinking the Line 1966–1976
Anna Lovatt, Lecturer, Department of Art History, University of Nottingham

Tactical Drawings
Robert Slifkin, Assistant Professor, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University

Dan Flavin's 'Fantasy' Drawings (1963)
Isabelle Dervaux, Acquavella Curator of Modern and Contemporary Drawings, The Morgan Library & Museum

12:30 pm Lunch Break

2 pm
From Drawing to Diagram: The Problem of the Hand in Drawing of the 1960s
Connie Butler, The Robert Lehman Foundation Chief Curator of Drawings, The Museum of Modern Art

Going Blind: Drawing in the 1970s
Michelle White, Curator, The Menil Collection

The Mind Sees a Color that is Not There: Drawings for Light Works in Los Angeles circa 1970
Robin Clark, Independent Scholar

4 pm Reception


Friday, April 27, 2012, 10:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.*

Tickets: $15 for Non-Members; $10 for Members; free to students with valid ID
*Galleries open 10:30 am to 9 pm.
Order tickets

Please call (212) 685-0008 ext. 560 or e-mail for information.



Top of page


© The Morgan Library & Museum, 225 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10016, (212) 685-0008

Home Museum »
Visit the Museum
Exhibitions
Calendar
Public Programs
Education
Collection »
Collection highlights
Online Exhibitions
Music Manuscripts Online
Conservation
The Drawing Institute
Multimedia
CORSAIR Collection Catalog
Research »
CORSAIR Collection Catalog
Research Services
Reading Room
Research Guides
The Drawing Institute
Photography & Rights
About »
Press
History of the Morgan
The Morgan Campus
Employment
Internships
Volunteer
Support »
Membership
Make a Donation
Corporate Membership
Corporate Entertaining
Shop Contact

E-News | Site Index | Terms and Conditions


The programs of The Morgan Library & Museum are made possible with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

Background images: Photography by Todd Eberle unless otherwise noted. © 2006 Todd Eberle.