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Artist Talk: Simon Dinnerstein and John Yau in Conversation

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Artist Simon Dinnerstein will visit the Art Center for a discussion with art critic and poet John Yau.

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On Sunday, May 19, from 3-5 PM, Simon Dinnerstein will visit the Art Center for a conversation with art critic and poet John Yau.

Simon Dinnerstein is an American figurative artist, best known for his masterwork, The Fulbright Triptych. In addition to 33 one-man exhibitions, Dinnerstein has been the recipient of a Fulbright Fellowship to German and a Rome Prize for study in Italy at the American Academy in Rome.

John Yau is a poet and art critic, whose books of criticism include In the Realm of Appearances: The Art of Andy Warhol (Ecco, 1993), A Thing Among Things: The Art of Jasper Johns (D.A.P., 1997), and The Passionate Spectator: Essays on Art and Poetry (University of Michigan Press, 2006). He was a distinguished visiting critic at the Pratt Institute Graduate School of Art, Maryland Institute College of Art, and School of Visual Arts in the late 1980s. He is a professor of critical studies in the visual arts department at the Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University. He resides in New York City.

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