Artists’ Posters from East Germany, 1967–1990

September 7–December 4, 2010

Kunstlerplakate: Artists’ Posters from East Germany

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Oct 27, 2010 | 06:30 pm - 08:00 pm

Kim Conaty, Curatorial Assistant, Department of Prints and Illustrated Books, Museum of Modern Art, will trace a brief history of artists’ posters, situating East German Künstlerplakate within it.

Oct 07, 2010 | 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm

With Kat Griefen, Director, A.I.R. Gallery; Genevieve Hyacinthe, Assistant Professor, Purchase College (SUNY); José Esteban Muñoz, Chair, Department of Performance Studies, NYU; Carolee Schneemann, artist; and Diana Taylor, University Professor and Founding Director, Hemispheric Institute, NYU.

Oct 01, 2010 | 06:30 pm - 08:00 pm

Robert Storr, artist, curator, critic, and Dean, Yale University School of Art, will survey poster making by artists in Germany during the 1970s and ’80s—ranging from Joseph Beuys, Martin Kippenberger, and their West German contemporaries to the East German designers in Künstlerplakate. Co-sponsored by NYU’s Department of Art History, Deutsches Haus, and Grey Art Gallery.

Aug 01, 2010 | 06:00 pm - 06:00 pm

Exploring the life’s work and legacy of Cuban American artist Ana Mendieta (1948–1985), this show also includes documents from the A.I.R. Gallery Archives, Fales Library, NYU, and BloodWork, a film by Richard Move.