“Before/On/After: William Wegman and California Conceptualism” in New York City

With the help of his canine collaborator Man Ray, William Wegman deflated the pretension of Conceptual Art with lo-fi videos and photos documenting the various performative shenanigans—starring the aforementioned Man Ray—produced in Wegman’s studio. The tongue-in-cheek tone of his work was in keeping with the overall vibe of SoCal Conceptualism, revisited here in this show pairing Wegman with some of his L.A.-based contemporaries.
Venue: The Metropolitan Museum of Art Contact:
Address: 1000 Fifth Ave New York 10028
Cross street: at 82nd St
Opening hours: Mon–Thu, Sun 10am–5:30pm; Fri, Sat 10am–9pm.

Transport: Subway: 4, 5, 6 to 86th St
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