Mark Robbins, Patricia Cronin & Stefan Sagmeister – Visible Body

Wednesday, May 22, 2019–6:00 PM
AAR Lecture Room
Via Angelo Masina, 5
Rome, Italy
Conversations - May 22 2019 - Visible Body

Patricia Cronin, Memorial to a Marriage, 2004, bronze, 17 x 53 x 27 in. (43.2 x 134.6 x 68.6 cm). Fuhrman Family Collection, New York (artwork © Patricia Cronin; photograph © National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution)

This event is part of the series New Work in the Arts & Humanities: The Body.

Immediately preceding the opening of the exhibition The Academic Body, which tracks the transformation of the body in art and society from 1894 to the present, Mark Robbins, curator of the exhibition and AAR president and CEO, will speak with two of the artists in the exhibition, Patrica Cronin (2007 Fellow) and Stefan Sagmeiter, current Henry Wolf Graphic Designer in Residence.

The conversation will be held in English.

The Helen Frankenthaler Foundation is the 2018–19 season sponsor of Conversations/Conversazioni: From the American Academy in Rome.