installation view of Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal at ICA Philadelphia
Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal, 2020. Installation view, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania.
Photo by Constance Mensh.

Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal

Guided Virtual Tour of ‘Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal’

with Milford Graves and the exhibition curators

January 13, 2021
6:30pm

Online

Presented in conjunction with Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal, an exhibition organized by Ars Nova Workshop and Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia (ICA).


Join Ars Nova Workshop and Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia (ICA) for a virtual tour of Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal, an exhibition gathering the many-layered and multi-faceted works of free jazz pioneer and polymath Milford Graves.

The tour will be led by Mark Christman, Artistic Director of Ars Nova Workshop; and Anthony Elms, Daniel and Brett Sundheim Chief Curator, ICA.

UPDATE (1/12/2021) — We’re pleased to announce that Milford Graves will be joining the exhibition curators online for this program.

ICA’s Curator-Led Tours offer a unique opportunity to learn about our current exhibitions from the curators. Each tour covers the overarching themes and broader contexts of the exhibition, highlighting key works of art, and providing insight into the curatorial process.

Documentation

January 13, 2021 – “Guided Virtual Tour of Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal,” video recording provided by ICA Philadelphia. (YouTube)


Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal is organized by Mark Christman, Artistic Director, Ars Nova Workshop, with Anthony Elms, Daniel and Brett Sundheim Chief Curator, ICA. Curatorial support provided by Jake Meginsky. Accompanied by a fully illustrated catalogue to be published by Inventory Press.

Institute of Contemporary Art University of Pennsylvania

Major support for Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal has been provided by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, with additional support from the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts and the Joseph Robert Foundation.

Pew Center for Arts & Heritage
TheAndy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts
Joseph Robert Foundation

Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal

Guided Virtual Tour of ‘Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal’

with Milford Graves and the exhibition curators

January 13, 2021
6:30pm

Online

Presented in conjunction with Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal, an exhibition organized by Ars Nova Workshop and Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia (ICA).