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“Drawn Together Again” panel discussion, moderated by Glenn Fuhrman

April 24, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Wednesday, April 24, 6-8pm
Conversation begins promptly at 6:15pm
The FLAG Art Foundation  | 545 West 25th Street, 9th floor
RSVP to rsvp@flagartfoundation.org

Timing with The FLAG Art Foundation’s contemporary drawing survey Drawn Together Againon view on its 10th floor through May 18, 2019, FLAG’s founder Glenn Fuhrman, will moderate a panel discussion with artists Ewan GibbsHilary HarknessJim Torok, and Justin Wadlington, all included in the exhibition.

About:

Ewan Gibbs (b. 1973) is an artist living and working in Oxfordshire, England. Gibbs received a BFA from Goldsmiths College, University of London, United Kingdom, in 1996. His drawings are included in the collections of The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY; the Tate Gallery, London; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX; The Fogg Art Museum, Harvard, MA; The Denver Art Museum, CO; among others. Gibbs’s work has been included in numerous group exhibitions, including Drawn Together Again, The FLAG Art Foundation, New York, NY (2019); Roy Lichtenstein: Intimate Sculptures, The FLAG Art Foundation, New York, NY (2014); personal, political, mysterious, Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin, TX, (2013); among others. His work has been the subject of reviews and articles in publications including ArtforumArt + AuctionGlass TireThe New York Times, among others.

Hilary Harkness (b. 1971) is an artist living and working in Brooklyn, NY. Harkness received a BA from University of California, Berkeley, CA, in 1993, and an MFA from Yale University, New Haven, CT, in 1996. Recent solo exhibitions include The FLAG Art Foundation, New York, NY (2013); Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY (2011, 2008, 2005, 2004); Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (2002); and Bill Maynes Gallery, New York, NY (2001). Harkness’s work has been included in numerous group exhibitions, including Drawn Together Again, The FLAG Art Foundation, New York, NY (2019); Piss and Vinegar: Two Generations of Provocateurs, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY (2017); Her Crowd, Bruce Museum, Greenwich, CT (2016); Disturbing Innocence, curated by Eric Fischl, The FLAG Art Foundation, New York, NY (2015); among others. Her work has been the subject of reviews and articles in publications including Art in AmericaARTnewsThe Art EconomistHuffington PostThe New YorkerThe New York Times, among others. Harkness is represented by Mary Boone Gallery.

Jim Torok (b. 1954) is an artist living and working in Brooklyn, NY. Torok received a BFA from Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, in 1979, and an MFA from Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY, in 1981. Recent solo exhibitions include The New Age of Uncertainty, Pierogi Gallery, New York, NY (2017); Jim Torok: 51 Drawings and 2 Paintings, Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin, TX (2017); Jim Torok: New Portraits and Other Work, Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin, TX (2015); Jim Torok: Drawings, Omi International Arts Center, Ghent, NY (2014); among others. Torok’s work has been included in numerous group exhibitions, including Drawn Together Again, The FLAG Art Foundation, New York, NY (2019); Under Erasure, curated by Heather & Raphael Rubinstein, Pierogi Gallery, New York, NY (2018); The 4rd Quadrennial, The Ballot Show, Front Room Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (2016); Pioneer Lust, Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin, TX (2015); among others. His work has been the subject of reviews and articles in publications including Art in AmericaArtilleryARTnewsThe Brooklyn RailThe New YorkerNew York MagazineThe New York Times, among others.

Justin Wadlington (b. 1987) is an artist living and working in Philadelphia, PA. Self-described as “half blind, half amazing,” Wadlington is primarily self-taught and has never let a childhood injury, leaving him half-blind, hinder his passion and talent for visual art. His work first debuted in The Blind Eye Art Show at Keya Graves Panache Grand Room, Darby, PA (2015), and has since been included in Drawn Together Again at The Flag Art Foundation, New York, NY (2019). Wadlington work has been the subject of reviews and articles in publications including The Philadelphia TribuneThe Philly Voice, among others.

 

Details

Date:
April 24, 2019
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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