“Edgelands,” a program with Knut Åsdam, Mellon Artist in Residence at Penn, features his recent works, a new film and two new site-specific installations. Åsdam will introduce a public artwork at McHarg Plaza just outside of Meyerson Hall on Penn’s campus, 210 South 34th Street at 4 p.m. on Oct. 18. The art will be on display through Nov. 1.
WHO: Kaja Silverman
Professor of Contemporary Art
Mellon Artist in Residence at Penn
Associate Professor of Art History at UCLA
WHAT: Multi-Part art project
WHEN: Oct. 18-19
WHERE: McHarg Plaza on Penn campus, 210 South 34th Street
Slought Foundation, 4017 Walnut Street
An exhibition of his work at the Slought Foundation, located at 4017 Walnut Street, will open on Friday, Oct. 18 at 6 p.m with a public reception featuring a new film and an architectural installation. A conversation between Åsdam, Silverman and Baker will highlight the opening. A reception will follow. The exhibition will run through Nov. 27 and Thursdays-Saturdays, 1-6 p.m.
Baker and Silverman will join Åsdam in dialogue at a seminar at Slought on Saturday, Oct. 19 at 2 p.m.
More information is available at www.kajasilverman.com.