The Self as Surface

Posted on November 15, 2019

15 November 2019 - 10 h 00 min - 12 h 00 min

Required Reading: David Joselit, “Notes on Surface: Toward a Genealogy of Flatness,” Art History 23: 1 (March 2000): 19-34—PDF provided by the instructor

*Presentation 1: Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick “Queer Performativity: Warhol’s Shyness/Warhol’s Whiteness,” in Jennifer Doyle, Jonathan Flatley, and Jose Esteban Munoz, eds., Pop Out: Queer Warhol, Durham: Duke University Press, 1996, pp. 134-43.

*Presentation 2: Mike Kelley, “Death and Transfiguration [on Paul Thek]” (1992) in Foul Perfection: Essays and Criticism, Cambridge: MIT Press, 2003, pp. 138-148.

*Presentation 3: Paul Schimmel, “Autobiographie et autoportrait dans les Combines de Rauschenberg” in Robert Rauschenberg: Combines, Paris: Editions du Centre Pompidou, 2006, pp. 210-228.

>> The Self Imagined: Portraiture, Identity, and Difference in American Art

Instructor: Tatsiana Zhurauliova

Terra Foundation for American Art Center,
Conference Room
121 rue de Lille, 75007 Paris