Artists at the Institute: Nicole Eisenman

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Nicole Eisenman, Weeks on the Train, 2015, Oil on canvas, 82 x 65 inches (208.3 x 165.1 cm). courtesy of the artist and Anton Kern Gallery, New York

Upper E Side

The Institute of Fine Arts at NYU | 1 E 78th St.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
6:30 PM in the Lecture Hall
The Institute of Fine Arts, New York University
1 East 78th Street

Please note that seating in the Lecture Hall is on a first-come, first-served basis with RSVP. There will be a simulcast in an adjacent room to accommodate overflow. Latecomers are not guaranteed a seat.

Nicole Eisenman is a painter and sculptor living and working in Brooklyn, New York. Her work was the subject of a 2016 mid-career retrospective "Al-Ugh-Ories" at the New Museum, New York. Other recent solo exhibitions include Anton Kern Gallery (2016) and her traveling survey exhibition, "Dear Nemesis, Nicole Eisenman 1993-2013" at The Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (2015), The Institute of Contemporary Art, (Philadelphia, 2014), and the Contemporary Art Museum of St. Louis (2014). Recent group exhibitions include "Zeitgeist" at the Musée d'art moderne et contemporain (MAMCO), Geneva; "Piss and Vinegar" at the New York Academy of Art; and the 2016 Le Biennial de Montreal. She is a 2015 MacArthur Foundation fellow and winner of the 2013 Carnegie Prize. Her work is featured in the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York; Kunsthalle Zürich, Switzerland; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; SF MOMA, San Francisco; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; and the Whitney Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, among others. She is included in the upcoming decennial Skulptur Münster Projekte in Münster, Germany, opening this June.