Panel Discussion: PAVEL SCHMIDT: FRANZ KAFKA - VERSCHRIEBEN & VERZEICHNET
September 29, 2011
Panel discussion on the exhibition Pavel Schmidt: Franz Kafka—Verschrieben & Verzeichnet, on view in the Sert Gallery from September 13 through October 16, 2011.
The Kafka cycle presented here consists of forty-nine drawings by Swiss painter, illustrator, and installation artist Pavel Schmidt that explore Kafka’s creative process. Each drawing is juxtaposed with a fragment from Kafka’s previously unpublished writings, which are presented in German with English translations.
Opening Remarks: Prof. John Hamilton (Harvard)
Critical Engagements: Prof. Stanley Corngold (Princeton), Prof. Judith Ryan (Harvard),
Prof. Andreas Kilcher (Zürich), and Prof. Almut-Barbara Renger (Berlin).
Response: Pavel Schmidt