Ed Ruscha: On the Road MAY 24 – SEPTEMBER 2, 2012 Ed Ruscha, whose career spans five decades, is known for his use of language to document and comment on the shifting character of American culture. Ruscha drew inspiration from the classic American novel On the Road by Jack Kerouac in his own »
Ragnar Kjartansson: Song Knight Exhibition Series MAY 17 – SEPTEMBER 2, 2012 Ragnar Kjartansson: Song is the first solo US museum exhibition of the work of Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson. A musician as well as artist, Kjartansson (b. 1976) has been drawn to the theater and performance since he formed »
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Art Talk / Ragnar Kjartansson Artist Ragnar Kjartansson will talk in-depth about his work, life experiences, and Scandinavian issues as part of MOCA’s Art Talk Series.
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On view in MOCA’s lobby gallery, this exhibition focuses on the interactivity between fashion designer Donna Karan and Haitian artist Philippe Dodard. Born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Philippe Dodard is a leading contemporary artist of the Caribbean and the African Diaspora, known for his fusion of Caribbean mythological iconography with Modern art. Dodard’s strong »
Culture After Disaster: Haiti After the Earthquake Panel Discussion This is the first in a series of discussions focusing on the impact of natural and man-made disasters on culture and the role artists play in the aftermath of abrupt ruptures with the past. Panelists will discuss what was lost culturally »