Symposium: Duchamp and Sweden

28.4 2015 – 30.4 2015


This upcoming symposium gathers leading researchers, experts and curators on the legacy of Marcel Duchamp and his works after World War II in talks and discussions on new research during three days at Moderna Museet in Stockholm. This will be a unique opportunity for researchers, art historians, curators, students and others interested in Duchamp to meet and connect.

Among the speakers are Cécile Debray, Curator, Musée national d’art moderne, Centre Pompidou, Paris, Paul B. Franklin, Freelance researcher and editor of Étant donné, Paris, Dr. Gerhard Graulich, Director of the Department of Painting and Associate Director of the Staatliches Museum Schwerin, Marcel Duchamp Research Center Schwerin, Adina Kamien-Kazhdan, David Rockefeller Curator, Department of Modern Art, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Alexander Kauffman, PhD Candidate at University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Derek Pullen, Director, SculpConsLtd, former Head of Sculpture Conservation, Tate, London, Kornelia Röder, Curator of the Marcel Duchamp collection at the Staatliches Museum Schwerin Marcel Duchamp Research Center, Schwerin, Michael R. Taylor, Director at Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College.

The symposium is free of charge, but you have to register.

University Course

In connection to the symposium the arthistory departments at respectively Stockholm University and Södertörn University will hold a course in collaboration with Moderna Museet. Please contact the Universities respectively if you are interested in attending.

Contact: Annika Gunnarsson

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