5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Lamar Dodd School of Art
S 150 Contact: Natalie Fort PR of AGAS
"Tradition' as Overdetermination: The Case of Les Demoiselles d'Avignon," Lisa Florman, Ohio State University. Sponsored by the Association of Graduate Art Students.Florman serves as an Associate Professor at the Ohio State University. Her primary interests relate to modernism and the history of art history. In her first book, Myth and Metamorphosis, she examines Picasso's classicizing prints of the 1930s in the context of surrealism and contemporary ideas of classical antiquity. Her other publications have addressed Clement Greenberg's essay, "Collage," and Leo Steinberg's work on Les Demoiselles d'Avignon, "The Philosphical Brothel." This event is sponsored by the Lamar Dodd School of Art and the Franklin College Student Activity Fee Allocation Committee.