Art & Ideas Gallery Talk Kai Hammermeister

Public Programs

Jim Hodges
Light I, 2004

Art & Ideas Gallery Talk
Kai Hammermeister

Shiny Boots of Leather: Perversion in Warhol's Factory

Gallery Talks

In these hour-long gallery conversations, you'll discuss the current exhibitions with artists, curators, and members of the Ohio State community.

Fri, Oct 13, 2006 1 PM

Kai Hammermeister, associate professor in Ohio State's Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures, takes a look at the Shiny exhibition in general, and the "glam" products of Andy Warhol's Factory in particular, from the psychoanalytic perspective of Jacques Lacan.
image credit

Jim Hodges
Light I, 2004
Mirror on canvas
72 in. diameter
Darwin and Geri Reedy
Photo courtesy of the artist, CRG Gallery, New York, and Stephen Friedman Gallery, London

Jean Dubuffet, Vaches au pre (Cows in a meadow), 1954

Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection closes Dec 31. Don't miss the exhibition artnet named among the world's 25 "must-see shows."

Artists featured in Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection

Learn more about the artists represented in Transfigurations at our dedicated website. (Educators will also find curriculum resources to support their K–12 classrooms.)