In Conversation: Oscar Murillo
On the occasion of Oscar Murillo's current solo exhibition in Paris, the artist will be in conversation with fellow artist Neal Rock about his recent work. The discussion will be moderated by Lucas Zwirner, Head of Content at David Zwirner.
Neal Rock is a Welsh visual artist & Assistant Professor of Painting at the University of Virginia in in Charlottesville, VA . He holds a BA (hons) degree in painting from the University of Gloucestershire, UK; an MA in Fine Art from Central Saint Martins School of Art & Design, & a practice-based Ph.D. in Painting from London’s Royal College of Art. With a visual art practice that encompasses interdisciplinary approaches to painting informed by histories of prosthetics, abstraction, embodiment and post-Humanism, he has exhibited extensively across Europe and the United States since the early 2000s. Rock's work has been featured in commercial solo exhibitions in London, Amsterdam, Paris, New York and Los Angeles. He has participated in international survey exhibitions at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery (Buffalo New York); the Contemporary Arts Museum (Houston); New York’s Storefront for Art & Architecture; London’s Royal Academy of Art and ICA amongst others.
Image: Oscar Murillo, 2020. Photo by Julián Valderrama