Readings from “The Downtown Book: The New York Art Scene, 1974–1984”

In conjunction with the exhibition The Downtown Show: The New York Art Scene, 1974–1984

To celebrate publication of The Downtown Book: The New York Art Scene, 1974–1984, contributors will read selections and discuss the scene. Participants include Eric Bogosian, actor and performer; Bernard Gendron, Professor of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee; RoseLee Goldberg, scholar and director of Performa; Richard Hell, author, actor, and musician; Gracie Mansion, gallerist; Michael Musto, writer and cultural critic; Sur Rodney (Sur), gallerist; and Chi Chi Valenti, fashion designer.

Co-sponsored by NYU’s Fales Library and Grey Art Gallery.

Starts 2/7/06 6:30 pm
Ends 2/7/06 8:30 pm
Participants Eric Bogosian, Bernard Gendron, RoseLee Goldberg, Richard Hell, Gracie Mansion, Michael Musto, Sur Rodney (Sur), Chi Chi Valenti
Location The Fales Library, Elmer Holmes Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square South, Third Floor


Program Types: Reading