McNally Jackson and MASS MoCA present: Teresita Fernandez and Eliot Weinberger in Conversation

Join artist Teresita Fernandez and essayist Eliot Weinberger for a discussion of the artist's MASS MoCA exhibition and accompanying publication As Above So Below. On view until April 6th, Fernandez's exhibition, her largest solo to date, comprises immersive installations across widely varying scales, from the panoramic to the intimate. Wienberger, who wrote his new essay collection A Calendar of Stones for the exhibition catalog, will introduce and interview Teresita.Teresita Fernandez's work is characterized by an interest in perception and the psychology of looking. She is a 2005 MacArthur Foundation Fellow. She has exhibited extensively both nationally and internationally at The Museum of Modern Art, New York; the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. In late April this year, her monumental public art project, Fata Morgana, will open in Madison Square Park.Eliot Weinberger's books of literary essays include Karmic Traces, An Elemental Thing, and Oranges & Peanuts For Sale. His political writings are collected in What I Heard ABout Iraq and What Happened Here: Bush Chronicles. Among his translations are The Poems of Octavio Paz and Jorge Luis Borges: Selected Non-Fictions.

Event date: 

Friday, April 3, 2015 - 7:00pm

Event address: 

52 Prince St
10012-3309 New York
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