In a tribute to Jack Whitten, a group of his friends and colleagues, artists and curators—including Candida Alvarez, Jose Luis Blondet, Joshua Chambers Letson, Erin Christovale, Harry Dodge, Naima Keith, Diana Nawi, Betye Saar, Gary Simmons, Lily Blue Simmons, Bennett Simpson, and Alphaeus Taylor—will read from NOTES FROM THE WOODSHED, the just-published collection of Whitten’s writing.
JACK WHITTEN—NOTES FROM THE WOODSHED Reading and Launch
Saturday, August 25, at 3 pm.
JACK WHITTEN—SELF PORTRAIT WITH SATELLITES, through September 23.
HAUSER & WIRTH, 901 East 3rd Street, downtown Los Angeles.
Above image courtesy of Hauser & Wirth.
Below: Jack Whitten in the early 1970s on the corner of Broadway and Broome Street, New York City. Courtesy the Estate of Jack Whitten.