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Polly Apfelbaum

Artists on Art

Friday, November 18, 2011
6:15 PM–7:00 PM

Polly Apfelbaum received her BFA from Tyler School of Art, Elkins Park, PA. She has lived and worked in NYC since 1978. She has been showing her work consistently in the United States and Internationally since her first one person show in 1986. Recent solo exhibitions include Michael Benevento, Los Angeles CA, Atelier Amden, Switzerland, D’amelio Terras. NYC, Milton Keynes Gallery, UK . A major traveling mid-career survey of her work initiated by the ICA Philadelphia debuted in 2003, and was accompanied by a comprehensive catalogue of her work. Her work is part of many important public collections, including The Museum of Modern Art, Whitney Museum. Brooklyn Museum, Philadelphia Museum of Art, and The Dallas Museum.
About Artists on Art
Contemporary artists lead informal, topical talks within the museum’s galleries on Friday nights at 6:15 p.m. In conversation with Assistant Curator Beth Citron, speakers from New York and international contemporary art scenes interact with and informally discuss the rich artistic traditions of the Himalayas and surrounding regions in relation to their own practices and processes.