Under the Influence
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 17 from 6-9 P.M.
Lecture and Reception
Join the Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art + Design on November 17, 2011 for Under the Influence, a dynamic evening of art, lively discussion, and inspiration with 30 Americans artist John Bankston. The event is sponsored by the Corcoran Contemporaries and Presented in partnership with Washington Project for the Arts.
Ten local artists will each give five-minute presentations on their work and discuss the influence one of the artists included in 30 Americans has had on their artistic practice. The ten participating artists have been chosen by 30 Americans artist John Bankston from an open call. In addition to serving as Under the Influence juror, Mr. Bankston will open the evening with a short presentation about his own work and influences.
The evening will conclude with a reception and viewing of 30 Americans.