February 28, 2020
...a conversation with Trinh T. Minh-ha and Isaac Julien
Artist and filmmaker Isaac Julien continues a conversation with Trinh T. Minh-ha on interdisciplinarity, the moving image, and contemporary culture in filmmaking that has unfolded over their decades-long friendship.

The conversation is introduced by Ranu Mukherjee.

Read more about Trinh T. Minh-ha here.

Isaac Julien is known for his technically complex, politically charged, and visually arresting installations which draw from and comment on a range of artistic disciplines and practices. Julien was awarded the title Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE) in 2017 and named Royal Academician in 2018. His work is in museum and private collections throughout the world, including: Tate, London; Museum of Modern Art, New York; Centre Pompidou, Paris; the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; and the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art, Cape Town. He has taught extensively and is currently a Distinguished Professor of the Arts at the University of California, Santa Cruz.

Ranu Mukherjee is an artist who makes hybrid work in moving image, painting and installation to build new imaginative capacities. She is an associate professor in Fine Art and Film at California College of the Arts.

This is the sixth event in our year-long season dedicated to the questions posed by the work of Trinh T. Minh-ha and how they address art, culture, and society today.

A Conversation with Trinh T. Minh-ha and Isaac Julien
6:30 pm

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Photo credit: Thierry Bal, 2017
Photo credit: Thierry Bal, 2017