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Avant-Garde to Underground: Outliers and Film, Part 2
James Benning in conversation with Lynne Cooke followed by measuring change

April 29 at 4:00
East Building Auditorium

Represented in the exhibition Outliers and American Vanguard Art by his media artwork Stemple Pass, Benning returns to the Gallery to discuss his films and projects with exhibition curator Lynne Cooke. Their discussion is followed by a screening of measuring change, one of the artist’s landscape films. Over many years, Benning has visited the site of Robert Smithson’s Spiral Jetty; measuring change looks at Spiral Jetty in the morning and afternoon of December 28, 2015, with both subtle and surprising consequences. (James Benning, 2016, HD, 61 minutes)

courtesy James Benning

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