Gary Baseman discusses his book Mythical Creatures
Gary Baseman: "Mythical Creatures"The Skirball Cultural Center (2701 North Sepulveda Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90049) Map it
Listen as Gary Baseman discusses his recent travels to his parents’ hometowns in Eastern Europe and dissects the complex history of the area, a place vastly transformed from when his family called it home. The artist reflects on the experience and on his own heritage, and shares tales he heard of “mythical creatures” while on this journey. A Q&A and book signing follow the program.
*Arrive early and view the exhibition—Gary Baseman: The Door Is Always Open as well as Audrey’s Museum Store will remain open until 8:00 p.m. Program ticketholders gain free gallery admission! Also enjoy a no-host bar and the sounds of DJ Allen Voskanian (Bossa:nova) from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.