Artist Jonathan Weinberg will deliver a two-part talk about his work in the exhibition 49+ (For Orlando) on Wednesday, July 27 that will begin at Artspace at 6pm. He will be joined by Ellen Nasper, Assistant Clinical Professor Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine. She will discuss the Orlando killings, and the relationship of art to personal and public trauma.
Following the artist talk join us for a reception at 116 Crown.
About the artist: Jonathan Weinberg, Ph. D. is a painter and art historian. He is the author of Male Desire: the Homoerotic in American Art; Ambition and Love in American Art; andSpeaking for Vice: Homosexuality in the Art of Charles Demuth, Marsden Hartley and the First-American Avant-Garde. He has curated the exhibitions Shared Intelligence: American Painting and the Photograph at the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum (with Barbara Buhler Lynes, 2011) and The Piers: Art and Sex along the New York Waterfront at the Leslie Lohman Museum (2012). A one-man retrospective of his paintings was on view at the Leslie Lohman Museum in 2009. His paintings are in public and private collections including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Jersey City Museum and the Montclair Art Museum. Currently he is a Visiting Critic at the Yale School of Art and a Lecturer at the Rhode Island School of Design.
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