EVENTS

Jasper Johns: ‘Something Resembling Truth’

Saturday, February 10, 2018 - Sunday, May 13, 2018
The Broad Museum 221 S. Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90012 Map and directions
Jasper Johns Watchman 1964 Oil on canvas with objects (two panels) 85 x 60 1/4 in. The Eli and Edythe L. Broad Collection
Art © Jasper Johns/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY
Jasper Johns Target 1961 Encaustic and collage on canvas 167.6 x 167.6 cm The Art Institute of Chicago
Art © Jasper Johns/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY Photo: © 2017. The Art Institute of Chicago / Art Resource, NY / Scala, Florence
Jasper Johns Untitled 1975 Oil and encaustic on canvas (four panels) 50 1/8 x 50 1/8 in. (127.32 x 127.32 cm) The Eli and Edythe L. Broad Collection
Art © Jasper Johns/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

A landmark exhibition featuring more than 120 rarely loaned works by one of America’s greatest artists, The Broad Museum in downtown L.A. is the exclusive U.S. venue for Jasper Johns: ‘Something Resembling Truth’. Featuring six decades of masterpieces from his iconic targets, maps and numbers to new work created just last year, this full survey is a rare opportunity to get to know the artist who inspired Broad collection artists such as Robert Rauschenberg, Andy Warhol, Bruce Nauman, Ed Ruscha, John Baldessari and Sherrie Levine, and others practicing in Los Angeles and around the world today.

Tickets go on sale Monday, January 1 at noon PT. On view February 10 through May 13, 2018, this exclusive exhibition is accompanied by an exciting schedule of music, poetry, talks, and special events. Enjoy this rare opportunity to experience iconic artist Jasper Johns and to gain a deeper understanding of The Broad’s world-renowned contemporary art holdings.

Exhibition Info and Tickets:
Feb 10 – May 13, 2018
Exclusive U.S. Venue

About the sponsor:
The Broad makes its collection of contemporary art from the 1950s to the present accessible to the widest possible audience by presenting exhibitions and operating a lending program to art museums and galleries worldwide.

By actively building a dynamic collection that features in-depth representations of influential contemporary artists and by advancing education and engagement through exhibitions and diverse public programming, the museum enriches, provokes, inspires, and fosters appreciation of art of our time.