Digital Event - Kasmin: Discussion of the Life and Influence of William N. Copley (1919–1996)

Virtual In-conversation

13th October 2020
4-5pm BST, 11am-12pm GMT-4

Join Billy Copley, Paul B. Franklin, Alison Gingeras, and moderator Nick Olney for a lively conversation on the formidable influence of artist, dealer, and patron, William N. Copley (1919–1996) on the occasion of Frieze Masters Viewing Room. Kasmin's presentation, Copley's Circle, brings together works by artists who were collaborators, confidants, included in exhibitions organized by Copley, collected by Copley, or championed by him through critical texts and grants. These include Richard Artschwager, Judith Bernstein, Joseph Cornell, Marcel Duchamp, Max Ernst, Leonor Fini, Richard Hamilton, Ray Johnson, Les Lalanne, Roy Lichtenstein, Man Ray, Jim Nutt, Ed Ruscha, Peter Saul, Dorothea Tanning, Andy Warhol, and H.C. Westermann.

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Image Caption: William N. Copley, Homage à Man Ray, 1950, oil on linen, 20 x 16 inches, 50.8 x 40.6 cm. © 2020 William N. Copley Estate / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.