Gallerie dell’Accademia di Venezia is hosting a public symposium THE PAINTER CAN’T SLEEP to mark the final week of the exhibition PHILIP GUSTON AND THE POETS. Symposium participants include curator Kosme de Barañano, gallery director Paola Marini, Peter Benson Miller, Pia Capelli, and Musa Mayer, Guston’s daughter.
THE PAINTER CAN’T SLEEP, Thursday, August 31, from 4 to 6:30 pm.
PHILIP GUSTON AND THE POETS, through Sunday, September 3.
GALLERIE DELL’ACCADEMIA, Campo della Carità 1050, Venice.
Catalogue: Kosme de Barañano, Philip Guston & the Poets (Venice: Gallerie dell’Accademia di Venezia/Zurich: Hauser & Wirth, 2017).
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