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SOLD OUT - Food, Power, and Politics

SOLD OUT - Food, Power, and Politics

Orozco Room, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall
General Public 

This event is now sold out.

One of The New School Art Collection's most significant works will be installed on campus: Roxy Paine’s Dinner of the Dictators, 1993-95 from November 19, 2016 to January 4, 2017 in the Sheila Johnson Design Center's Arnold and Sheila Aronson Gallery at 66 5th Avenue.

This seminal work, recently restored by the artist, will act as a point of departure for a broader discussion of food, power, and politics, featuring Paul Freedman, Chester D. Tripp Professor of History, Yale University, Nina Khrushcheva, Professor of International Affairs at The New School, and moderated by Fabio Parasecoli, Associate Professor and Director of Food Studies Initiatives at The New School.

Sponsored by the University Art CollectionParsons School of Design, the Food Studies Program, and the India China Institute at The New School. 

Additional exhibition programming:

December 7th, 7 p.m. Kellen Auditorium, 66 5th Ave. 

Parsons MFA Visiting Artists Lecture Series and The New School Art Collection hosts artist Roxy Paine in conversation with award-winning art critic and international curator, Christian Viveros-Fauné.

Image: Roxy Paine, Dinner of the Dictators 1993-95, Stalin (1878-1953), detail, The New School Art Collection (Photo: ©Sergio Tenderini)


This event is part of the Nth Degree Series: Creative Minds Creating Change. For more information, visit the series website.

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