Conversation with Kehinde Wiley
After his popular appearance here in 2010, artist Kehinde Wiley returns to the Museum to celebrate the opening of his exhibition Kehinde Wiley: Memling. In conversation with curator Sara Cochran, Wiley will discuss his new body of work and his on-going interest in using art history to explore contemporary issues.
IMAGE: Kehinde Wiley, Marechal Floriano Peixoto (The World Stage: Brazil), 2009. Oil on canvas, 96” x 84”. Phoenix Art Museum, Museum purchase with funds provided by Contemporary Forum (ArtPick 2009) in honor of the Museum’s 50th Anniversary.