Big Table Connections: Sweater Weather

December 5 · 1:00pm – 2:30pm
Free
c7975a62-140c-49aa-93f8-37158f0c3a94 Big Table Connections Sweater Weather 2015-05-12.big.table https://s3.amazonaws.com/artbma/images/events/large/wurm.jpg https://s3.amazonaws.com/artbma/images/events/small/bigTable.jpg Grow your creativity at the BMA Big Table. 1 2015-12-05T14:00:00-04:00 2015-12-05T15:30:00-04:00 Free Contemporary Wing

Erwin Wurm’s The artist who swallowed the world when it was still a disc boldly transforms an ordinary figure in street clothing and exaggerates the body in surprising ways. Explore the humor and depth in the work with master knitter and fiber artist John Krynick and performance artist Hoesy Corona.

About Big Table Connections

Connect to innovative art and artists, explore big ideas, and participate in creative activities. Gather around the Big Table for lively conversations with thinkers and makers to learn how artists such as Robert Rauschenberg, Nick Cave, Zoe Leonard, and Rirkrit Tiravanija used everyday objects to create extraordinary artworks.

Meet experts from related fields who will share their insights in the galleries, then participate in art-making activities that delve into the ideas behind the artworks.

Image: Erwin Wurm. The artist who swallowed the world when it was still a disc. 2006. Resin, fabric, acrylic, and plastic. 74 13/16 x 55 1/8 x 55 1/8 in. (190 x 140 x 140 cm.). The Baltimore Museum of Art: Gift of Dr. William Goldiner, Baltimore, BMA 2015.57

Erwin Wurm’s The artist who swallowed the world when it was still a disc boldly transforms an ordinary figure in street clothing and exaggerates the body in surprising ways. Explore the humor and depth in the work with master knitter and fiber artist John Krynick and performance artist Hoesy Corona.

Family Adult