Jon Erickson

Public Programs

David Hammons
Bliz-aard Ball Sale, 1983

Jon Erickson

Make Work: The Use Value of Useless Tasks in Art

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 29, 2004 1 PM

Jon Erickson, Ohio State professor of English, discusses the notions of labor, production, and exchange, that inform selected works in the exhibition.
Image credit
David Hammons
Bliz-aard Ball Sale, 1983
Collection the artist
Courtesy Artemis Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York

support
Education season presented by Bank One.

All education programs presented with the support of the Corporate Annual Fund of the Wexner Center Foundation.

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

Reserve your tickets now for Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection, on view through Dec 31. Learn more about the exhibition.

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.)