German artist Trockel to discuss work
Posted November 19, 2008; 05:22 p.m.
Internationally acclaimed German artist Rosemarie Trockel will discuss her work in a roundtable with Princeton art experts at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 24, in the Stewart Film Theater, 185 Nassau St.
Trockel's works in drawing, sculpture, video and other media have been the subject of exhibitions in Paris, London, Frankfurt and New York. She is a professor of sculpture at the German art academy Kunstakademie Düsseldorf.
Joining Trockel in the discussion will be: Kelly Baum, the Locks Curatorial Fellow for Contemporary Art in the Princeton University Art Museum; Brigid Doherty, an associate professor of German and art and archaeology; Hal Foster, the Townsend Martin, Class of 1917, Professor of Art and Archaeology; Megan Heuer, a graduate student in art and archaeology; Thomas Levin, an associate professor of German; and Susan Stewart, the Annan Professor of English.
A screening of Trockel's video works will follow at 7:30 p.m. in 100 Jones Hall.
Trockel is a short-term visiting fellow of the Council of the Humanities this month, hosted by the Department of German. This event is sponsored by both departments.