A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Katharina Grosse: On the Edge of Something Else

Wednesday, November 30 | 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

More dates through January 23, 2023

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, Video Gallery
Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, MO 63112

The renowned contemporary artist Katharina Grosse, whose exhibition Katharina Grosse Studio Paintings, 1988–2022: Returns, Revisions, Inventions is on view this fall at the Kemper Art Museum, is known for large-scale artworks that explore and expand the physical properties, material presence, optical effects and aesthetic potentials of color and paint. She was interviewed by Marc-Christoph Wagner in August 2020 for the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Humlebæk, Denmark. In the resulting half-hour video, Grosse reflects on central elements of her work: color, place, and structures; social responsibility and the role of art; and the significance to her of having grown up in Germany in the 1960s and 1970s, under the dark shadow of its recent history.

Event Type

Exhibits

Schools

Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts

Topic

Arts & Culture

Website

https://www.kemperartmuseum.wustl.edu...

Department
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum
Event Contact

ladiamond@wustl.edu

Subscribe
Google Calendar iCal Outlook

Discussion