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For this virtual program in the orbit of his exhibition Heirloom, Matthew Metzger joins critic and writer Jan Verwoert for a conversation about the show, abstraction, and other shared questions emerging from their work.
Jan Verwoert teaches at the Oslo National Academy of the Arts, the Piet Zwart Institute Rotterdam, and the de Appel curatorial programme, Amsterdam. He is a contributing editor of Frieze magazine and his writing has appeared in different journals, anthologies, and monographs. He is the author of Bas Jan Ader: In Search of the Miraculous (MIT Press/Afterall Books, 2006), the essay collection Tell Me What You Want What You Really Really Want (Sternberg Press/Piet Zwart Institute, 2010), Animal Spirits—Fables in the Parlance of Our Time together with Michael Stevenson (Christoph Keller Editions, JRP, Zurich, 2013), and a second collection of essays Cookie! (Sternberg Press/Piet Zwart Institute, 2014).