April 19 | JACQUELINE HUMPHRIES Artist Talk | Art Institute of Chicago
JACQUELINE HUMPHRIES Artist Talk
Wed, April 19 | 6 – 7 PM
Art Institute of Chicago, Fullerton Hall
111 S Michigan Avenue
By the mid-1980s painting had been declared “dead” several times over. But for the contemporary painter Jacqueline Humphries, the medium became a “rogue practice”; however risky, it has remained her foundation. “Painting can adapt to anything,” she notes. Throughout her career Humphries has thus adapted to—and subverted—painting’s formal and discursive conditions, often with reference to both art history and cutting-edge technological formats.
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