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John Currin in Conversation with Brett Littman

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© John Currin. Photo: Richard Prince. Courtesy Gagosian


John Currin lives and works in New York. He holds an MFA from Yale University and a BFA from Carnegie Mellon University. Collections include the MoMA; Whitney Museum; MoCA, LA; Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; Art Institute of Chicago; Des Moines Art Center, IA; Tate, London; and Centre Pompidou, Paris. His work has been widely exhibited nationally and internationally, and in September 2019, Dallas Contemporary will present a solo exhibition of Currin’s work.




Photo Credit Don Stahl

Brett Littman is the Director of the Isamu Noguchi Foundation and Garden Museum. He was Executive Director of The Drawing Center (2007-2018); Deputy Director of MOMA PS1 (2003 – 2007); Co-Director of Dieu Donné Papermill (2001-2003) and Associate Director of UrbanGlass (1996 – 2001). He also is the curator of Frieze Sculpture at Rockefeller Center (2019 and 2020) and received the Chevalier of the French Order of Arts and Letters in 2018.

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