News & Events Announcing the Fall 2017 CALL/VoCA Talks

CALL Artists Gwen Fabricant, Mario Martinez, Tara Sabharwal, and Marcos Dimas

Announcing the Fall 2017 CALL/VoCA Talks

We are pleased to announce the third season of our ongoing CALL/VoCATalks, hosted in partnership with Voices in Contemporary Art (VoCA). These events aim to highlight the Joan Mitchell Foundation's innovative Creating a Living Legacy (CALL) Program, while also underscoring the crucial need for dialogue with artists around the production, presentation, and preservation of their work.

All programs in this series are free and open to the public, but due to limited space we ask that you please RSVP in advance via the links provided. 



Gwen Fabricant with Jennifer Hickey
Thursday, September 14, 2017 
6:00pm
Fales Library, NYU
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Mario Martinez with Steven O'Banion
Thursday, October 12, 2017
6:00pm
National Museum of the American Indian, NY
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Tara Sabharwal with Robin Clark
Thursday, November 9, 2017
6:00pm
Fales Library, NYU
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Marcos Dimas with Jonathan Allen
Saturday, December 9, 2017
2:00pm
Julia De Burgos Performance and Arts Center Theater
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Featured artist images:
Gwen Fabricant, left: Gravity and Grace, 1980, oil on linen, 40 x 48 inches.
Mario Martinez, Brooklyn, 2004, acrylic and charcoal on canvas, 7 x 11 ft. Collection of The National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC.
Tara Sabharwal, Cascade, 2015, ink, watercolor, and chine-colle on paper, 30 x 44 in.
Marcos Dimas, Composition in Coabey, 2000-2010, acrylic on canvas, 50 x 96 in.


Can't attend in person? 
You can watch past CALL/VoCA Talks here, and browse free resources and workbooks from our Creating a Living Legacy Program here. And be sure to follow us on Twitter for live updates during each talk.


About Joan Mitchell Foundation
The Joan Mitchell Foundation increases recognition of the work and life of pioneering abstract painter Joan Mitchell. Grounded in Mitchell's desire to support the aspirations of visual artists, the Foundation engages individual artists through grantmaking, programming, and collaborations. We work to amplify the essential contributions artists make to the culturally diverse world in which we live. To learn more, visit our website.

About VoCA
Voices in Contemporary Art (VoCA) is a non-profit organization run out of NYC that generates critical dialogue and collaborative programming around the stewardship and preservation of contemporary art. VoCA's network consists of artists, conservators, curators, collectors, registrars, arts administrators, and educators, and aims to develop knowledge via three major program streams: VoCA Talks, VoCA Journal, and VoCA Workshops. To learn more, please visit their website.