Julie Mehretu
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Julie Mehretu

Painting with complex colored lines overlapping on beige background
Julie Mehretu, Retopistics: A Renegade Evacuation, 2001. Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR. © Julie Mehretu, photo: Erma Estwick.
Curatorial Team

Christine Y. Kim, curator of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art; with Rujeko Hockley, Arnhold Associate Curator, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. The Walker’s presentation is coordinated by Siri Engberg, senior curator and director, Visual Arts.

Exhibition Tour

LACMA, Los Angeles: November 3, 2019–September 7, 2020
High Museum of Art, Atlanta: October 24, 2020–January 31, 2021
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York: March 19–August 8, 2021
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis: October 16, 2021–March 6, 2022

  • Julie Mehretu was organized by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, with major support provided by the Ford Foundation and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts.

  • The Andy Warhol Foundation for Visual Arts
  • Ford Foundation logo 2020
  • Lead support for the Walker Art Center’s presentation is provided by Martha and Bruce Atwater, Laura and John Taft, and Margaret VB Wurtele. Additional support is provided by Peggy and Ralph Burnet, Lisa and Pat Denzer, Miriam and Erwin Kelen, and the David and Leni Moore Family Foundation.

Supporting Sponsor

  • Wells Fargo