Home
2122183009_8a292cac84_b

Glenn Ligon with PAGES students at the Wex in 2007

The Wexner Center welcomes back, Glenn Ligon for an artist talk on October 29, 2013. “His compelling works explores issues of race, sexuality, and identity in America and have been featured several times in our galleries, most notably in the 2007 solo exhibitionТ Glenn Ligon: Some Changes. In addition to being collected by nearly every major American museum, his work also hangs in President Obamaт€™s private living quarters at the White House. Ligon was the first artist thatТ Blues for SmokeТ curator Bennett Simpson approached about the exhibition, a conversation that led to the artist serving as a close advisor for the show. An insightful cultural critic, Ligon has contributed an essay about the HBO seriesТ The WireТ (on view inТ Blues for Smoke) to the exhibition catalogue.” -www.wexarts.org

Cosponsored byТ Ohio Stateт€™s Department of ArtТ and theТ Living Culture Initiative.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s