Gallery Conversation: Edition MAT and Marcel Duchamp

April 11, 2020
4:00 pm
Kemper Art Museum

PLEASE NOTE: The date and time of this talk have changed from April 13 at 5:30 pm to April 11 at 4 pm.


Alexander Kauffman, Andrew W. Mellon-Anne d’Harnoncourt Postdoctoral Curatorial Fellow at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and Meredith Malone, associate curator, discuss French artist Marcel Duchamp’s work with optical-kinetic effects and his foundational role in the emergence of the multiple in the mid-20th century.

Image Credit

Marcel Duchamp (American, b. France, 1887–1969), Rotoreliefs, 1935/1953/1959. 12 offset lithographs on 6 cardboard disks, velvet-covered board, and electric motor, 30/100, 15 3/4 x 15 3/4 x 4 1/8 in. (40 x 40 x 10.5 cm) overall; disks: 7 7/8 in. (20 cm) diameter. Published by Edition MAT, Paris. Kunstmuseen Krefeld, Germany. © Association Marcel Duchamp / ADAGP, Paris / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York, 2019. Photo © Kunstmuseen Krefeld–Volker Döhne–ARTOTHEK.