Book Launch and Panel Discussion: Contemporary Art - World Currents
Sotheby's Institute of Art - London held a panel discussion and a book launch of Contemporary Art: World Currents by Terry Smith on Wednesday 21 September 2011. The book was launched by Sandy Nairne, Director, National Portrait Gallery.
Published by Laurence King, Contemporary Art: World Currents is the first comprehensive and genuinely worldwide survey of contemporary art from the 1980s to the present day.
The panel discussion included Professor Terry Smith, Dr. Anthony Downey, Dr. Leon Wainwright and Tessa Jackson, OBE.
Panel discussion with Dr. Leon Wainwright, Lecturer in Art History at The Open University, Terry Smith, Professor of Contemporary Art History and Theory at the University of Pittsburg, Tessa Jackson, OBE, and Dr. Anthony Downey, Programme Director, MA Contemporary Art.
Professor Jos Hackforth-Jones, Director, Sotheby's Institute of Art - London welcomes guests to the book launch and panel discussion.
Professor Terry Smith.
Tessa Jackson, OBE.
Dr. Leon Wainwright
Sandy Nairne, Director of the National Portrait Gallery and Professor Jos Hackforth-Jones.
Sandy Nairne launches Contemporary Art: World Currents.
Sandy Nairne, Terry Smith and Professor Jos Hackforth-Jones.
Tina Smith with Lenore Robertson.
Sandy Nairne, Tessa Jackson and Publisher Hossein Amirsadegh.
Jeffrey Boloten, Course Leader, Art and Business Semester Course and Heidi Rasmussen, Librarian.