Walead Beshty presents his project "Industrial Portraits", shown in the exhibition "Uniform" at Fondazione MAST
In conversation with Marrikka Trotter, On Track series, SCI-Arc, Los Angeles, CA, February 2020
The Conversations, organized by independent curator Douglas Fogle, offer visitors multiple intellectual perspectives on the use of images by bringing together notable curators and contemporary artists for a discussion of the practice of image-making.
Artists Walead Beshty and Jean-Luc Moulène met at the fait to discuss about their working processes. The introduction was made by Philippe Vergne, director of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (MOCA).
This talk was part of the Elaine Terner Cooper Education Fund Conversations with Contemporary Artists series.
Walead Beshty speaks at the Curve, Barbican about his solo exhibition
2008 Whitney Biennial artist Walead Beshty discusses his photographs of the former Iraqi embassy to the former East Germany (two nations that no longer exist) and the complex ideas behind them. He also explains why his glass sculptures have acquired multiple cracks and fissures.
The Elaine Terner Cooper Education Fund: Conversations with Contemporary Artists, November 2010.
Walead Beshty: “A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels Are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench” at The Curve, Barbican Centre, London. Interview with Walead Beshty, October 2014.