American Folk Art Museum – “Vestiges & Verse: Notes from the Newfangled Epic”- 21 Jan to 27 May 2018

Nov 17, 2017

We are pleased to announce the work of Susan Te Kahurangi King will be exhibited at Vestiges & Verse: Notes from the Newfangled Epic from 21 January to 27 May 2018.

This exhibition unites more than two hundred works by twenty-one seminal artists and recently discovered self-taught artists. It will run concurrently in both New York (USA), at the American Folk Art Museum; and Villeneuve d’Ascq (France), at the Lille Métropole Musée d’art moderne, d’art contemporain et d’art brut (until 25 March 2018).

A Drawing with Susan Workshop will be held in conjunction with the exhibition on 23 January 2018 at the American Folk Art Museum. Update: This is now sold out. However, you can be added to the waitlist.


King will exhibit alongside the work of:

Jean-Daniel Allanche (1940, Tunisia–2015, France)
Josep Baqué (1895–1967, Spain)
Ariane Bergrichter (1937, Germany–1996, Belgium)
Josie Lipton Bryant (Twentieth Century, United States)
Aloïse Corbaz (1886–1964, Switzerland)
Henry Darger (1892–1973, United States)
James Edward Deeds, Jr. (1908–1987, United States)
Charles A. A. Dellschau (1830–1923, United States)
Jean Fick (b. 1876, France)
Jerry Gretzinger (b. 1942, United States)
William A. Hall (b. 1943, United States)
Carlo Keshishian (b. 1980, United Kingdom)
Paul Laffoley (1935–2015, United States)
Malcolm McKesson (1909–1999, United States)
Melvin Edward Nelson (1908–1992, United States)
Jean Perdrizet (1907–1975, France)
Achilles G. Rizzoli (1896–1982, United States)
Richard Saholt (1924–2014, United States)
Agatha Wojciechowsky (1896, Germany–1986, United States)
Adolf Wölfli (1864–1930, Switzerland)


For more information see the American Folk Art Museum website.