Robert Irwin: A Desert of Pure Feeling

ART CLUB (Film & Talk): Robert Irwin: A Desert of Pure Feeling

with an Introduction by Tom Michael

Thursday, May 2, 2024 - 6:30 PM

Join SVMoA for Art Club—a new program for those who want to learn more about contemporary art.

The film explores the life and career of experimental artist Robert Irwin, whose installations in have radically expanded the possibilities of what art can be. Irwin began as a painter in LA’s “Cool School” scene, before developing a new way of working that made perception itself the subject. Irwin’s notable works include the Central Garden at the Getty Center in LA and untitled (dawn to dusk) in Marfa, Texas.

The film will be introduced by Tom Michael, Boise State Public Radio’s general manager. Michael was the founder and general manager of Marfa Public Radio and West Texas Public Radio. Prior to founding the station in 2005, Michael was a freelance writer and editor. He also served as an editor for Encyclopedia Britannica in the 1990s. He’s a 1991 graduate of Loyola University of Chicago.
Ticket Prices

FREE for SVMoA Members / $13 nonmember; pre-registration recommended