Talks & Events
Amie Siegel, Quarry, 2015. Exhibition view, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin. Courtesy Simon Preston Gallery, New York
In Conversation: Amie Siegel & Margot Heller
SAT 21 JAN 2017, 4PM, £5/£3 CONC, CLORE STUDIO
For her first solo show in London, New York-based artist Amie Siegel discusses her exhibition and work with SLG director Margot Heller.
To listen to this talk click here.
Tickets available on the door. Please call 020 7703 6120 for more information.
Siegel's exhibition runs at the SLG from 20 January - 26 March 2017, find out more here.
Amie Siegel (b. 1974, Chicago, USA) works variously between film, video, photography, performance and installation. Known for her layered, meticulously constructed works that trace and perform the undercurrents of systems of value, cultural ownership and image-making, the artist’s recent solo exhibitions include The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Museum Villa Stuck, Munich; Kunstmuseum Stuttgart and the MAK, Vienna. Siegel has participated in group exhibitions at the Whitney Museum of American Art, NY; Hayward Gallery, London; KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin; CCA Wattis, San Francisco; MoMA PS1; MAXXI Museum, Rome; Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin and the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis. Her work is in public collections including the Whitney Museum of American Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Tate Modern and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Her films have screened at the Cannes, Berlin, Toronto and New York Film Festivals, The Museum of Modern Art, New York and The National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. She has been a fellow of the DAAD Berliner-Künstlerprogramm and the Guggenheim Foundation, the Fulton Fellow at The Film Study Center at Harvard University, a recipient of the ICA Boston's Foster Prize, Sundance Institute and Creative Capital Awards.