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Charting Cubism across Central and Eastern Europe

Free with Museum admission

Speakers will address how and in what ways Central and Eastern European artists, intellectuals, art critics, and art historians contributed to theoretical debates about Cubism.

Keynote speaker:

  • Prof. PhDr. Vojtěch Lahoda, Director, Institute of Art History, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic

Participating scholars include:

  • Nicholas Sawicki, Assistant Professor of Art History, Department of Art, Architecture and Design, Lehigh University
  • Myroslava M. Mudrak, Professor Emerita, The Ohio State University
  • Kirill Chunikhin, PhD Candidate at Jacobs University Bremen, Germany, and Terra Foundation Predoctoral Fellow in American Art, Smithsonian American Art Museum
  • Éva Forgács, Adjunct Professor, Liberal Art and Sciences, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena

Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Cubism: The Leonard A. Lauder Collection.

Part of Symposium—Charting Cubism across Central and Eastern Europe.

This program is made possible by the Leonard A. Lauder Research Center for Modern Art.

It is organized and moderated by Anna Jozefacka, Adjunct Professor of Art History, Hunter College, City University of New York and Associate Curator, Leonard A. Lauder Collection, New York, and Luise Mahler, Assistant Curator, The Museum of Modern Art, New York. It is presented in collaboration with and supported in part by the Historians of German and Central European Art and Architecture (HGCEA).

Assistive listening devices are available from the ushers.Assistive listening devices are available from the ushers.

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