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New Perspective Artist Series, with Hilary Harkness
Thursday, February 21, 2019,2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
New College Art AOC will host Hilary Harkness for a New Perspective Artist Series Talk.
Hilary Harkness’ work has been exhibited worldwide, including the Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid, Spain, the Deste Foundation, Athens, Greece, and is in the permanent collection of the Whitney Museum. She has been featured in The New York Times, The New Yorker, Interview magazine, and Esquire, among other publications.
Harkness was Artist in Residence at Yale Summer School of Art and Music in 2006. She has lectured widely at leading institutions such as Columbia University, Boston University, Yale University, Brandeis University, and the Baltimore Museum of Art. In 2014, Harkness co-curated Roy Lichtenstein: Nudes and Interiors at FLAG Art Foundation.
She was graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of California-Berkeley, where she studied biochemistry and art, and also holds a Master of Fine Arts degree from the Yale University School of Art. A former professional violinist, she honed her unique artistic world view while living in San Francisco and now lives and works in Brooklyn.