Conversations with Duchamp (PG*) + ScreenTalk Jennifer Mundy, Emma Ridgway and Gareth Evans


23 March 2013
Cinema 2

Standard - 10.50 online /
11.50 on the door

Barbican Members - 8.40 online /
9.20 on the door

Concessions - 9.50 online /
10.50 on the door

Under 18s 6

50p online booking fee, 60p telephone booking fee per transaction - click here for more information on booking fees

subject to availability
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Find out more about Dancing around Duchamp

Filmed at the Arensberg collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, where 35 works by Duchamp were on show, this 1956 NBC interview features the artist in conversation with James Johnson Sweeney, former director of the Guggenheim Museum.

Screens with a 1961 BBC Monitor interview with Duchamp, and a 1966 BBC profile of the artist, Rebel Ready Made.

The film will be followed by a ScreenTalk with Jennifer Mundy (Head of Collection Research and Editor of Tate Papers; curator, Duchamp, Man Ray, Picabia exhibition at Tate in 2008) and Emma Ridgway (Barbican Curator, Visual and Cross Arts), and hosted by Gareth Evans (writer, editor, producer and Film Curator at Whitechapel Gallery).

Part of A Grammar of Subversion

* Local classification

Please arrive promptly at the advertised start time

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