The New Social Environment#910

Tony Cokes

Featuring Cokes and Zoë Hopkins


1 p.m. Eastern / 10 a.m. Pacific

Artist Tony Cokes joins Rail contributor Zoë Hopkins for a conversation. We conclude with a poetry reading.

In this talk

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Tony Cokes

Photo of Tony Cokes
Photo by Don Stahl
Tony Cokes lives and works in Providence, RI, where he serves as Professor in the Department of Modern Culture and Media at Brown University. Cokes received the 2022-23 Rome Prize and has a solo show currently on view at Dia Bridgehampton. Recent solo exhibitions include Haus der Kunst and Kunstverein, Munich (2022); Greene Naftali, New York (2022); MACRO Contemporary Art Museum, Rome (2021); and CCA Goldsmiths (2019). Significant group shows include the Carnegie International (2022); the Whitney Biennial (2022); and the Berlin Biennal (2018). His work is in collections of the Art Institute of Chicago; Centre Pompidou, Paris; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; The Museum of Modern Art, New York; and the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, among others.

Zoë Hopkins

Photo of Zoë Hopkins.
Writer Zoë Hopkins studies Art History and African American Studies at Harvard University. Her writing has appeared in Hyperallergic, the Brooklyn Rail, and Whitehot Magazine of Contemporary Art.

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Tony Cokes

Featuring Cokes and Zoë Hopkins

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