The New Social Environment#904

Charline von Heyl

Featuring von Heyl and Raphael Rubinstein, with Judith Goldman


1 p.m. Eastern / 10 a.m. Pacific

Artist Charline von Heyl joins Rail Editor-at-Large Raphael Rubinstein for a conversation. We conclude with a poetry reading by Judith Goldman.

In this talk

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Charline von Heyl

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Charline von Heyl was born in Germany and currently divides her time between New York, NY and Marfa, TX. She studied painting in Hamburg and Düsseldorf and participated in the Cologne-based art scene in the 1980s. Recent solo museum exhibitions include the Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Germany (2018); the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington DC (2018); the Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, Belgium (2018); Corbett vs. Dempsey, Chicago (2015); and the Tate Liverpool, United Kingdom (2012), among many others. Von Heyl’s works are in the collections of the Musee d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris; the Tate, London; the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; and the Museum of Modern Art, New York, among others.

Raphael Rubinstein

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Raphael Rubinstein’s most recent book is Negative Work: The Turn to Provisionality in Contemporary Art (Bloomsbury Academic, 2023). Other publications include The Miraculous (Paper Monument, 2014), A Geniza (Granary Books, 2015) and monographs on Shirley Jaffe (Flammarion, 2014) and Guillermo Kuitca (Lund Humphries, 2020). Curatorial projects include Reinventing Abstraction: New York Painting in the 1980s (Cheim & Read, 2013) and Under Erasure (co-curated with Heather Bause Rubinstein, at Pierogi, 2018-19) His poems have appeared in several anthologies including Best American Poetry 2015. A contributing editor of Art in America and an Editor-at-Large for the Brooklyn Rail, he is also Professor of Critical Studies at the University of Houston School of Art.

The Rail has a tradition of ending our conversations with a poetry reading, and we’re fortunate to have Judith Goldman reading.

Judith Goldman

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Judith Goldman’s books include Vocoder (Roof Books 2001); DeathStar/rico-chet (O Books 2006); l.b.; or, catenaries (Krupskaya 2011); and agon (Operating System 2017); she is currently at work on _______ Mt. [blank mount]: “Mont Blanc,” Mont Blanc, MNSTR’s foul papers. In 2019-2020, she exhibited a collaborative, multi-media installation Open Waters [Northwest Passage + Open Polar Sea + Arctic Plastic] at the Burchfield Penney Art Center in Buffalo, NY. Goldman also writes critically on contemporary poetry and poetics, and is an associate professor in the Department of English at SUNY, Buffalo, where she directs the Poetics Program. She is also Poetry Features Editor for Postmodern Culture.

❤️ 🌈 We'd like to thank the The Terra Foundation for American Art for making these daily conversations possible, and for their support of our growing archive.