WHEN July 28, 2020
8pm WHERE Zoom Webinar WHO NYU Abu Dhabi Art Gallery Open to the Public

What is an art scene? How does one form? In this live event, co-hosted with NYU Grey Art Gallery, Inventing Downtown curator Melissa Rachleff joins a conversation with Director of the NYU Grey Art Gallery, Lynn Gumpert, and Maya Allison, Executive Director of The NYUAD Art Gallery.

Taking the exhibition Inventing Downtown as a point of departure, the conversation will explore questions around the definition and formation of art scenes. The speakers will also consider today, and where and how art scenes exist in a time of physical separation.

This event is part of the TRACE: Archives and Reunions series, and will mark the publishing of the online archive for the Inventing Downtown exhibition, including digital versions of the youth guide, exhibition brochure, and photo archives.

Speakers
  • Melissa Rachleff, Inventing Downtown curator , NYU Grey Art Gallery
  • Lynn Gumpert, Director , NYU Grey Art Gallery
  • Maya Allison, Director , The NYUAD Art Gallery

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