Opening at the National Portrait Gallery in London, Michael Jackson: On the Wall is EMMA's main exhibition 2019 | EMMA - Espoo Museum of Modern Art

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Opening at the National Portrait Gallery in London, Michael Jackson: On the Wall is EMMA's main exhibition 2019

 

We're proud to announce: opening at the National Portrait Gallery in London tomorrow, Michael Jackson: On the Wall is EMMA's main exhibition in 2019!

The show features more than 40 international artists from Andy Warhol to Isaac Julien and Isa Genzken. The exhibition examines the impact and influence of Michael Jackson on artists and the continued interest in him as a major cultural figure.

Produced by the National Portrait Gallery, the show is curated by its Director, Dr. Nicholas Cullinan. Michael Jackson: On the Wall is produced with the cooperation of the Michael Jackson Estate.

The exhibition opens in London in the summer of 2018 to coincide with what would have been Michael Jackson’s 60th birthday. After London, the exhibition will go on tour to Grand Palais in Paris and Bundeskunsthalle in Bonn and then to EMMA, where it will open in August 2019.

Michael Jackson: On the Wall 28.6.–21.10.2018, National Portrait Gallery

 

An Illuminating Path by David LaChapelle 1998. Courtesy of the artist © David LaChapelle