Professor Caroline A. Jones

November 30, 2011
Event Types
Talk / Lecture
A gallery full of minimal sculptures on the floor and suspended, such as a mound of growing grass and a white balloon.

Installation view, Hans Haacke 1967, MIT List Visual Arts Center, 2011.

Join MIT Professor Caroline A. Jones for a gallery talk focusing on the List Center’s current exhibition Hans Haacke 1967. The exhibition was organized by Jones who is the director of the History, Theory, and Criticism Program. 

Professor Jones studies modern and contemporary art, with a particular focus on its technological modes of production, distribution, and reception. Prior to completing her PhD at Stanford University, she worked at the Museum of Modern Art (1977-83) and the Harvard University Art Museums (1983-85), and completed two documentary films.  In addition to these institutions, her exhibitions and/or films have been shown at such venues as the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, The Smithsonian’s Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, and the Hara Museum of Contemporary Art in Tokyo.

This talk is FREE and open to the general public.