March 8, 2017
Today is International Women's Day, a call to action for accelerating gender parity that has been observed since 1908, when 15,000 women marched in New York City for civil rights. Gagosian is currently showing new works by Katharina Grosse, an audacious and celebrated German artist, at Gagosian West 24th Street in New York. Here, watch a discussion between Katharina Grosse and Siri Hustvedt, moderated by Nicola Graef on the topic of women in the arts, in connection to the 2015 exhibition "Queensize - Female Artists from the Olbricht Collection," in Berlin. Grosse is a founding member of the civic action alliance WE’RE DOING IT, or WIR MACHEN DAS.
Nicola Graef is a German TV journalist and filmmaker.
Siri Hustvedt is an American writer and essayist.
"Katharina Grosse" is on view at Gagosian West 24th Street, New York through Saturday, March 11, 2017.