Past Events

Tuesday, July 21, 6-8pm

Drawing From Modern Archeology


Michael Stevenson, The Fountain of Prosperity, 2007. Courtesy of Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros.

The panel will include presentations by three people, each speaking about Michael Stevenson's The Fountain of Prosperity (2006) through a specific lens: Lauren Cornell, New Museum Curator and Associate Director, Technology Initiatives, on artistic research; writer and critic Jason Farago on the economy; and Michael Taussig, Professor of Anthropology at Columbia University, on storytelling. During the event, copies of Michael Stevenson's related publication c/o The Central Bank of Guatemala will be distributed and drinks will be served.