Helene Winer reflects on her groundbreaking shows at Pomona College Museum of Art in Artforum

Helene Winer reflects on her groundbreaking shows at Pomona College Museum of Art in Artforum

For exhibitions at Pomona, I was primarily looking for new work that reflected my own interest in the Conceptual art I had become acquainted with while living in London, where I was assistant director of Whitechapel Gallery. Before leaving Los Angeles and after two years as a curatorial assistant at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, I was most familiar with the generation of artists now identified as being part of Light and Space, or Cool School, as well as with the concurrent, funky assemblage works of the Topanga artists: George Herms, Wallace Berman, and Ed Kienholz. Full Article