GALLERY TALK WITH JAUME PLENSA AND BROOKE KAMIN RAPAPORT
On the occasion of his tandem solo-exhibitions at Gray in 2017, the internationally renowned sculptor Jaume Plensa joined distinguished scholar and curator Brooke Kamin Rapaport for an intimate exhibition walk-through and live Q&A. The event took place at Gray Warehouse in Chicago on Friday, September 15, 2017. Across Gray's two Chicago galleries, Jaume Plensa presented a body of new sculpture and drawings in tandem solo-exhibitions titled 'One Thought Fills Immensity' and 'Secret Garden.'
Rapaport joined Plensa in conversation to discuss 'Secret Garden' and contributed an essay to the related monograph, Jaume Plensa: One Thought Fills Immensity, published by Skira Rizzoli in 2018.
Brooke Kamin Rapaport is Director and Martin Friedman Senior Curator of Mad. Sq Art at Madison Square Park Conservancy in New York City, leading their outdoor public sculpture program of commissioned work by contemporary artists. Rapaport has also been a contributing editor and writer for Sculpture magazine, serves on the Board of Directors of Socrates Sculpture Park in Long Island City, and is Vice President of the Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation.
Video © Gray, Chicago/New York. Artwork © Jaume Plensa. Production and editing by Becky Daniel and Jeremy Freedberg.