February 23, 6:30pm

Join the Mitchell Center and Blaffer Art Museum for a discussion of Johan Grimonprez’s exhibition It’s a Poor Sort of Memory that Only Works Backwards on view January 15 – April 2, 2011.┬áModerated by Blaffer director and chief curator Claudia Schmuckli, the discussion will include Chris Ballou, Marian Luntz, Kelly Sears, and Michael Sicinski.

Johan Grimonprez has achieved international acclaim with his film essay, Dial H-I-S-T-O-R-Y, followed by Looking for Alfredi. In his films, Grimonprez mixes reality and fiction in an innovative fashion and presents contemporary history from multiple perspectives.

LOCATION: Blaffer Art Museum, University of Houston, 120 Fine Arts Building Entrance 16 off Cullen Blvd.
ADMISSION: Free