Join the British Museum's Catherine Daunt to explore the progress of American printmaking from the 1960s to the present, reflecting on issues of gender, power and race through movements such as pop art, minimalism and photorealism.
This talk supports Hackney Museum's new exhibition: Warhol to Walker: American prints from pop art to today
11 July – 16 Sep 2017 in partnership with the British Museum.
From Andy Warhol to Hackney Wick this special exhibition explores the influence print movements have had on Hackney. Starting with the explosion of pop art in the 1960s, the exhibition displays works on loan from the British Museum by celebrated artists including Andy Warhol, Robert Rauschenberg and Kara Walker alongside Hackney artists.