Gallery Conversation: Ben Shahn and the Public Use of Art Wednesday

In conjunction with the exhibition Ben Shahn’s New York: The Photography of Modern Times

Deborah Martin Kao, Richard L. Menschel Curator of Photography, Fogg Art Museum at Harvard University, will place Shahn’s photographs documenting the Artists’ Union protests and New York prisons in the context of his involvement in the radical artists’ movement and contemporary debates about the social use of public art.

Starts 1/24/01 6:00 pm
Ends 1/24/01 7:00 pm
Participants Deborah Martin Kao
Location Grey Art Gallery, 100 Washington Square East
Cost Free of charge


Program Types: Gallery Conversation