Copenhagen Contemporary and the Department of Arts and Cultural Studies at University of Copenhagen are inviting to a two-day international conference in June 2022 focusing on the American Light and Space movement and its impact on European contemporary art. The dates are June 7-8.
The conference is held in conjunction with the exhibition Light & Space at Copenhagen
Contemporary, which for the first time in Europe brings together a rich array of artworks
from the American art movement known as Light and Space as well as contemporary European artists.
The conference “Light, Space and Contemporary Art” wishes to highlight the groundbreaking practices of
artists within the Light and Space movement and discuss their legacy in relation to younger contemporary artists.
Lectures will be given by Lita Albuquerque, Dawna Schuld, Elisabeth Gollnick, Matthew Simms, Giuseppina Panza, Lucy Bradnock and others.
The conference is supported by the Novo Nordisk Foundation and Terra Foundation for American
You can prebook your ticket at CCs website: Tickets cost 200 DKK and includes catering.
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