Tate Modern Conference

Munch: The promise of modernity

Self-Portrait A la Marat at Dr Jacobsons Clinic in Copenhagen

Self-Portrait 'A la Marat' at Dr Jacobson's Clinic in Copenhagen

© Munch Museum

On the occasion of Tate’s exhibition Edvard Munch: The Modern Eye this symposium explores what made Munch such a quintessentially modern artist. Curators, art-historians, Munch experts and contemporary artists talk about different aspects of his practice and its significance today, from painting, film and photography to self-representation and the nature of the gaze.

Speakers include Angela Lampe, Clément Chéroux, Patricia Berman,  Mai Britt Guleng, Sue Prideaux and Tracey Emin.

Tate Modern

Starr Cinema

Bankside
London SE1 9TG
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Date & Time

13 October 2012 at 11.30–18.15

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