Jens Hoffmann / Curatorial Déjà vu

Friday, April 18, 6:30pm
Jens Hoffmann, Curatorial Déjà vu

In his lecture, Jens Hoffmann will explore the recent trend in exhibition making to revisit, recurate or otherwise reanimate historically important exhibitions. Hoffmann will discuss his thoughts and ideas that culminated in his recent revival of two legendary shows from the 1960s: Primary Structures (The Jewish Museum, New York, 1966) and Live in your Head: When Attitudes Become Form (Kunsthalle Bern, 1969), resulting in Other Primary Structures (The Jewish Museum, New York, 2014) and When Attitudes Became Form Become Attitudes (CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Art, San Francisco, 2012).

Jens Hoffmann is an exhibition maker and writer, and is currently Deputy Director of The Jewish Museum, New York.

Free and open to the public

Friday, 6:30 p.m. April 18, 2014

Stony Brook Manhattan
101 East 27th Street, 3rd Floor,
New York, NY 10016

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