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Bill Viola. The Veiling (detail), 1995. Video and sound installation, including two channels of color video projections from opposite sides of dark gallery through nine scrims suspended from ceiling, two channels of amplified mono sound, and four speakers. 138 x 264 x 372 inches (ideal room dimensions). Collection of The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, Bequest of Marion Boulton Stroud. Photo credit: Carlos Avendaño.
Bill Viola. The Veiling (detail), 1995. Video and sound installation, including two channels of color video projections from opposite sides of dark gallery through nine scrims suspended from ceiling, two channels of amplified mono sound, and four speakers. 138 x 264 x 372 inches (ideal room dimensions). Collection of The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, Bequest of Marion Boulton Stroud. Photo credit: Carlos Avendaño.
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Curators in Conversation: Bill Viola

July 16, 2019–6:00 to 7:00 PM

Opening Reception:

Tuesday, July 16, 2019—from 6:00 to 7:00 PM 
Barnes Foundation 
2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130

$10; Free for students and Barnes members

Tickets

For questions about this program, please contact
The Fabric Workshop and Museum at
info@fabricworkshopandmuseum.org or (215) 561-8888.


Join Susan Talbott, executive director of The Fabric Workshop and Museum, in conversation with Nancy Ireson, deputy director for collections and exhibitions & Gund Family Chief Curator at the Barnes; and Jodi Throckmorton, curator of contemporary art at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, for a discussion about Bill Viola’s exceptional work and career.

 

The Fabric Workshop and Museum's current Bill Viola installation, The Veiling, coincides with the Barnes Foundation survey of works by the pioneering video artist organized by guest curator John G. Hanhardt, I Do Not Know What I Am Like: The Art of Bill Viola, on view June 30 through September 15, 2019. Bill Viola: Ocean Without a Shore is also on view at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) June 28 through December 31, 2019.