The New Social Environment#31

Dorothea Rockburne with Phyllis Tuchman

Featuring Rockburne and Tuchman


1 p.m. Eastern / 10 a.m. Pacific

Artist Dorothea Rockburne joins Rail Editor-at-Large Phyllis Tuchman for a conversation.

In this talk

Dorothea Rockburne

A portrait of Dorothea Rockburne
Portrait of Dorothea Rockburne by Phong H. Bui
Artist Dorothea Rockburne was born in Montréal, and lives and works in New York. She attended Black Mountain College, Ashville, NC (1950-1954) where she studied with Philip Guston, Franz Kline, Cy Twombly, and Robert Rauschenberg among other contemporaries. In the last decade, Rockburne has been the subject of three significant survey exhibitions, including the preeminent Dorothea Rockburne, Dia:Beacon, Beacon, NY (2018-ongoing); Dorothea Rockburne: Drawing Which Makes Itself, MoMA, New York, NY (2013-2014); and In My Mind’s Eye, Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY (2011); among others.

Phyllis Tuchman

Phyllis Tuchman
Critic and art historian Phyllis Tuchman teaches and writes about art, particularly sculpture. She has taught at Williams College, Hunter College, and the School of Visual Arts. She is an Editor-at-Large for the Brooklyn Rail.

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