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Clemente x David Chase

Clemente x 8

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
7:00 PM–8:30 PM

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On September 5, 2014 The Rubin opens the first museum exhibition devoted to the extensive Indian influences in Francesco Clemente’s work Francesco Clemente: Inspired by India. To further explore the chief motivations in his life and work, the artist will take to the Rubin stage eight times with eight personalities from very different walks of life. Both artist and guest will bring to the conversation a ‘found object’ that will act as catalyst to a freewheeling conversation. It could roll in any direction…
Ticket includes a post-program tour of the exhibition Francesco Clemente: Inspired by India.

About the Speaker

David Chase is a writer, director, producer, and creator of the Peabody Award-winning HBO drama series The Sopranos, which premiered in 1999 and won twenty-one Emmys and five Golden Globes. Early in his television career, he produced and wrote for shows such as The Rockford Files, I’ll Fly Away, and Northern Exposure. Chase’s directorial feature film debut, Not Fade Away, was selected as the centerpiece of the 50th New York Film Festival in 2012. The film was a music-driven coming of age story set in suburbia in the ’60s, and was released in by Paramount Pictures in December 2012.