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Talks

Static Cling 2: Dialogues on Craft, Kitsch, and Horror

 
 
Tue, Apr 14, 2015
  • 7PM
 
 
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Experts from the fields of traditional craft, contemporary fiber art, and contemporary art come together to discuss matters of craft, kitsch, and horror, in conjunction with the launch of the exhibition catalog for Static Cling 2.

Static Cling 2 is on view at the Peter Jay Sharp Building through June 2015.

Panelists:
Amanda Browder, artist
Bad at Sports podcast / NY Bureau Chief

Roderick Kiracofe, author, artist, collector, consultant
Unconventional & Unexpected: American Quilts Below the Radar 1950-2000

Holly Shen
BAM Visual Art Curator

John Silvis, curator, writer, artist, consultant
Co-Director of Outlet Fine Art, Brooklyn

Benjamin Sutton, editor, critic, blogger
Metro Editor, Hyperallergic

Sarah Walko, artist, director, curator, writer
Program Director of Marble House Project
Contributing Writer, Hyperallergic

Maria Britton
April Childers
Robin Kang
Moderators and co-curators of Static Cling 2

 
 
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