An afternoon exploring the varied medium of painting and its relevance to artists working today. Artists discuss their practices – from influences and teaching to making, materials and shifting technologies – considering what it means to be a contemporary painter. Speakers include artists Varda Caivano, Fiona Rae and Stanley Whitney.
In conversations with curators are followed by a panel discussion led by critic Ossian Ward.
Coinciding with the exhibition Mary Heilmann: Looking at Pictures,
2pm Introduction to Mary Heilmann by Lydia Yee, Chief Curator
2.20pm Artist Fiona Rae in conversation with Ossian Ward, Head of Content, Lisson Gallery
3pm Artist Stanley Whitney in conversation with Ossian Ward
3.40pm Artist Varda Caivano in conversation with Lydia Yee
4.40pm Panel discussion with Varda Caivano, Fiona Rae and Stanley Whitney, led by Ossian Ward