Parlo Come Pittore: The Life and Work of Andrew Forge
October 3, 2018, 6:30 p.m.
A panel discussion celebrating the publication of Observation: Notation: Selected Writings of Andrew Forge, 1955-2002, edited by David Cast (Criterion Books)
Moderated by James Panero
William Bailey studied art at the University of Kansas, Yale University, and the Yale School of Art, where he studied with Josef Albers. He has exhibited at Andre Emmerich Gallery, Robert Miller Gallery, and Betty Cuningham Gallery. He taught at the Yale School of Art from 1958–62 and from 1969–95, and was responsible for Andrew Forge’s coming to Yale.
David Cast was educated at Oxford and received a Ph.D. in the History of Art at Columbia. He has taught at Yale, Cornell, and now Bryn Mawr College, where he is Professor of History of Art and Eugenia Chase Guild Professor of the Humanities Emeritus. His work is focused primarily on art in the Italian Renaissance, architectural theory in England in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, and British realist painting in the twentieth century.
Betty Cuningham is a New York–based gallerist. Her first gallery was on Prince Street from 1972–82. In 1982 she joined Hirschl & Adler Galleries, staying for sixteen years. She later moved to the Robert Miller Gallery and in 2004, Betty Cuningham Gallery reopened in Chelsea. In 2014, the gallery moved to 15 Rivington. She represents the Andrew Forge estate.
Kyle Staver studied at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design and the Yale School of Art, where she studied under Andrew Forge. She won a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship in 2015 and has exhibited at Kent Fine Art, Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects, and Tibor de Nagy Gallery.
THE NEW YORK STUDIO SCHOOL
8 West 8th Street
Free, seating on first-come basis.