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The Future Will Follow the Past: An Exhibition by Jonathan Horowitz

August 3 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until December 15, 2022

“The Future Will Follow the Past: An Exhibition by Jonathan Horowitz” explores the transformative changes America has experienced since 2020 and addresses antisemitism, racial violence, immigration, women’s rights, LGBTQ+ rights and more. It offers new perspectives on history and raises – but does not answer – questions related to themes, ideas, and events found in The Weitzman’s core exhibition, which interprets over 360 years of American Jewish life.

Horowitz, an artist who is known for incorporating social issues into his practice, has designed a series of installations that include key works from his oeuvre and significant works by renowned artists across generations. In addition to Horowitz, artists featured include Adrian Piper, Ben Shahn, Tabboo!, Jenny Holzer, Elizabeth Catlett, Collier Schorr, Aya Brown, Malaquías Montoya, and Nicholas Galanin. An installation of commissioned posters by contemporary artists will include works by Lynn Hershman Leeson, Christine Sun Kim, Jeffrey Gibson, Kim Gordon and Jason Smith, Sable Elyse Smith, and many others.

Details

Date:
August 3
Time:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://theweitzman.org/

Publisher

Philadelphia Family
Phone:
215-282-5184
Email:
phillyfamily@familyfocus.org
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Venue

Weitzman National Museum of American Jewish History
101 S Independence Mall East
Philadelphia, PA 19106 United States
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Phone:
(215) 923-3811
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