MoMA Talks: Conversations

MoMA, The Museum of Modern Art

Arts, Visual Arts

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Visual Arts 6

Curators, scholars, and artists discuss modern and contemporary art. To view images of these artworks, please visit the Online Collection at moma.org/collection. MoMA Audio is available free of charge courtesy of Bloomberg.


Gallery Talks: The Artist Edition with Jon Kessler

December 3rd, 2010

Episode 26 of 192 episodes

January 31, 2007 3:30 p.m. In this series, artists whose work has been exhibited at MoMA lead Gallery Talks. While his early wall-mounted works read like animated paintings, Jon Kessler’s recent floor sculptures combine jerry-rigged mechanisms with surveillance cameras to create videos in real time. Kessler is an associate professor at Columbia University’s School of the Arts and has exhibited internationally, including a 1994 retrospective in Europe and a major exhibition of his mechanical video sculptures at P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center in 2005. NOTE: The recording only contains the introduction and part of the discussion of The Palace at 4 A.M.

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