Justinian Jampol is Founder and Executive Director of The Wende Museum in Culver City, California. His work focuses on visual cultural studies and the connection between contemporary art and Cold War iconography. A Los Angeles native, Jampol studied at UCLA before earning his doctoral degree in Modern History from Oxford University. The curator of several exhibitions, Jampol has also produced two documentary films on the Cold War, as well as urban art programs including The Wall Project. His work has been featured in The Atlantic, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Los Angeles Times, and The New York Times. He is the author of Beyond the Wall: Art and Artifacts from the GDR and The East German Handbook, published by TASCHEN.
KaleidoLA: The Speaker Series of the Department of Art & Art History
*Murphy Recital Hall, 12:15pm-1:15pm
The speaker series provides a context to explore a ‘kaleidoscopic’ range of interdisciplinary and intersecting experiences in the art world. Drawn primarily from Los Angeles arts professionals, the speaker series features presentations and workshops by a spectrum of emerging and veteran practitioners, as well as, recent alumni from LMU’s art and art history program. The series is free and open to the university and the public.
*KaleidoLA: The Speaker Series of the Department of Art & Art History, unless otherwise noted, is on scheduled Fridays, 12:15-1:15pm in Murphy Recital Hall.
Friday, September 13 at 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Murphy Recital Hall
1955 Ignatian Circle, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA 90045, USA