Under the Sign of [sic]: Sturtevant’s Volte-Face by Bruce Hainley – Book Launch Party + Discussion

December 7, 2013
  • Sturtevant panel discussion

    From the book launch for UNDER THE SIGN OF [SIC]: STURTEVANT'S VOLTE FACE by Bruce Hainley, this panel discussion addresses the work of Sturtevant. With Bruce Hainley, Lisa Lapinski, and Sarah Lehrer-Graiwer. This event took place on December 7, 2013 at 356 S. Mission Rd., Los Angeles, in conjunction with the exhibition "Sturtevant: Finite/Infinite."

  • To celebrate the release of Bruce Hainley’s Under the Sign of [sic], 356 Mission/Ooga Twooga will host a reception on Saturday, December 7. At 4 PM, a conversation between Hainley, Lisa Lapinski, and Sarah Lehrer-Graiwer will reflect upon the work of Sturtevant and other matters. Cookies by Sqirl and coffee and sparkling tea from G&B will be served. This event will also mark one of the final opportunities to see Sturtevant’s “Finite / Infinite” at 356 S. Mission Rd., on view through December 8, 2013.

    In  Under the Sign of [sic], Bruce Hainley unpacks the work of Sturtevant, providing the first historical monographic study of the artist in English. Published by Semiotext(e), the book draws on elusive archival materials to tackle not only Sturtevant’s work but also the essential problems that it poses.


    To read Bruce Hainley’s “500 Words” in Artforum about the process of writing this book, click HERE

    Tags: Bruce Hainley, Lisa Lapinski, Sarah Lehrer-Graiwer