Image: Alejandro Cesarco, Vanitas (From Remorse to Regret) (Detail), 2017. Courtesy of the Artist and Tanya Leighton, Berlin.
THE SEEN | Stephanie Cristello in Conversation with Alejandro Cesarco
Thursday, January 18, 2018
ICI Curatorial Hub
401 Broadway, Suite 1620
FREE and open to the public
Editor-in-Chief of THE SEEN Stephanie Cristello will be in conversation with New York-based artist Alejandro Cesarco, in advance of their text being published in Issue 06 (Spring / Summer 2018). This conversation will align with Cesarco’s most recent exhibition, entitled Song, which is currently on view at The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago through January 28, 2018. This discussion will explore the artist’s relationship to different narrative strategies and their relationship to form, affect, and memory.
Free copies of Issues 04 and 05 will be available for distribution.
About THE SEEN
THE SEEN, Chicago’s International Journal of Contemporary & Modern Art, features in-depth writing on exhibitions, as well as highlight essays, artist profiles, and reviews. Publishing twice a year in print, in addition to monthly online issues, the free, full-color, 150+ page journal is produced in a limited-edition 10,000-count run, and is available for distribution at multiple public locations throughout the city of Chicago, as well as select national and international distribution. With a network of Staff Writers reporting from around the world, THE SEEN features exclusive pieces and new commissions on the best in international contemporary art. THE SEEN is published by EXPO CHICAGO (September 27–30, 2018) and led by Editor-in-Chief, Stephanie Cristello.
This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with City Council, and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.