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Theaster Gates in Conversation with Massimiliano Gioni

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Theaster Gates. Photo: Sarah Pooley; Massimiliano Gioni. Photo: Christine Rivera

In conjunction with the opening of “Theaster Gates: Young Lords and Their Traces”—the artist’s first survey exhibition in a New York museum—Theaster Gates will join Massimiliano Gioni, Edlis Neeson Artistic Director, at the New Museum for an evening of conversation focusing on Gates’s work in the areas of sculpture, social practice, collaborative performance, and collective archiving.


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We gratefully acknowledge the Bowery Council of the New Museum for its support of Education and Public Engagement Programs.

Endowment support is provided by the Rockefeller Brothers Fund; the Skadden, Arps Education Programs Fund; and the William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fund for Education Programs at the New Museum.

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