Russell Ferguson speaks with artist Jorge Pardo about his immersive installation, Mongrel, and how it relates to his previous work. They also discuss Pardo's creative methods and the ways in which his works address diverse audiences.
Russell Ferguson is a curator and a writer. Formerly a curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; Chief Curator at the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; and a professor at the University of California, Los Angeles, he has organized many exhibitions, including In Memory of My Feelings: Frank O’Hara and American Art (1999) and Perfect Likeness: Photography and Composition (2015), as well as solo exhibitions by Francis Alÿs, Patty Chang, Douglas Gordon, Liz Larner, Larry Johnson, and Christian Marclay. With Kerry Brougher, he organized Damage Control: Art and Destruction since 1950 (2013).
This program will be online. The event is free but advance registration is required.