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Opening: Thomas Chimes

  • Locks Gallery 600 Washington Square South Washington Square Philadelphia, PA, 19106 United States (map)

Conversation and Reception: Friday, February 2nd, 5:30 - 7:30 pm


Please join us for a conversation on Thomas Chimes’s metal box constructions from the 60s, focusing on their correlation to the rise of the machine in the postwar era, as well as the artist’s lifelong interest in Greek thought and mythology. Robert Mattison, author of forthcoming publication Thomas Chimes: Metal Boxes, 2018, will focus on this subject and share new research with two scholars and in exchange with our audience.



Friday, February 2nd - 6:00 pm


Our interlocutors: 


Robert Mattison

Marshall Metzgar Professor of Art History, Lafayette College


Phillip Mitsis

Onassis Professor of Hellenic Culture and Civilization, NYU


Will Noel

Director of Kislak Center for Special Collections, University of Pennsylvania

Earlier Event: February 2
Opening: Paul DuSold - New Paintings