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Join Chief Curator Emeritus Douglas Dreishpoon for a gallery talk exploring the special exhibition Defining Sculpture.
Featuring works drawn exclusively from the Albright-Knox’s collection, Defining Sculpture offers a perspective on the medium’s remarkable development and hybridity from the postwar years to the present. Radically transformative Pop art sculptures by Marisol and Claes Oldenburg, inspired by Robert Rauschenberg’s all-but-the-kitchen-sink Combines, join sprawling and monumental abstractions by Polly Apfelbaum, Katharina Grosse, and Tara Donovan that celebrate the glorious possibilities of color, while selected statements by contemporary sculptors provide timely points of view.
Another Gallery Talk on Defining Sculpture will take place on Saturday, September 17, 2016, 11–11:30 am.