Glasstire presents Off Road: William Wegman
Glasstire will present William Wegman as the second speaker in Off Road: Conversations with Artists Offline. Drawing on his humorous body of work, Wegman will speak at Rice University’s Glasscock School of Continuing Studies, with a signing of his new book, Paintings, to follow.
Known for his work involving his weimaraner dogs, Wegman has created film and video works for Saturday Night Live and Nickelodeon, and his video segments for Sesame Street have appeared regularly since 1989. In 2001 Wegman and the comedian Steve Martin created the introduction for the inaugural season of Art:21. His photographs, videos, paintings, and drawings have been exhibited in museums throughout the world, including the Whitney Museum of American Art and the Museum of Modern Art, among others. He lives in New York and Maine.