Exhibition Related Events

Last Look Tour – Mernet Larsen: The Ordinary, Reoriented

September 5, 2019, 10:30 am

Don't miss this intriguing last look at Mernet Larsen: The Ordinary, Reoriented.

Last Look Tour – Mernet Larsen: The Ordinary, Reoriented

September 5, 2019, 10:30 am

Join assistant curator Annie Wischmeyer for a last look at Mernet Larsen: The Ordinary, Reoriented. Explore the surprising art historical references and subtle humor in these off-kilter paintings as we say goodbye to this exhibition. 

Free and open to all. Registration is required.

Image: Mernet Larsen, Misstep, 2015, acrylic and mixed media on canvas, 50 x 60 in., Courtesy of David Howe

Coffee with a Curator

September 7, 2019, 10:30 – 11:30 am

Grab a cup of coffee and chat about the upcoming exhibition Open World: Video Games & Contemporary Art with Curator of Exhibitions Theresa Bembnister. 

Coffee with a Curator

September 7, 2019, 10:30 – 11:30 am

Open World: Video Games & Contemporary Art

Grab a cup of coffee and chat about the upcoming exhibition Open World: Video Games & Contemporary Art with Curator of Exhibitions Theresa Bembnister. This casual conversation will focus on the behind-the-scenes work required to organize Open World, which examines the widespread influence of video games on artists across generations.

Complimentary admission for members, $12/nonmembers • Registration is required. Use the button or link below to register.

Image: Joan Pamboukes, Firelight from Grand Theft Auto, San Andreas, 2006, archival pigment print, 30 x 40 in., Courtesy of the artist

Tell a Tale of Dread & Delight: A Storytelling Workshop

September 14, 2019, 1 - 2:00 PM

Take a page right out of the Dread and Delight: Fairy Tales in an Anxious World exhibition during this storytelling workshop designed for anyone with a desire to tell a tale.

Tell a Tale of Dread & Delight: A Storytelling Workshop

September 14, 2019, 1 - 2:00 PM

Tell a Tale of Dread & Delight: A Storytelling Workshop

Recommended for families and kids (up to age 17)

Let your imagination take flight in an artfully concocted tale of dread and delight. Take a page right out of the Dread and Delight: Fairy Tales in an Anxious World exhibition during this storytelling workshop designed for anyone with a desire to tell a tale. Guided by Teaching Artist, Kyle Jozsa, of Wandering Aesthetics, participants explore once familiar fairytales with a “reassembled” approach to creating their own unique story.

Complimentary admission for members and children (age 17 and under), $10/nonmember adult. *Registration required. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Photo by Chris Rutan

Last Look Tour: Dread & Delight

September 19, 2019, 6:30 pm

Join a tour led by Curator of Exhibitions Theresa Bembnister to learn how centuries-old fairy tales provide a powerful platform for artists to reconsider contemporary concerns. 

Last Look Tour: Dread & Delight

September 19, 2019, 6:30 pm

Dread & Delight: Fairy Tales in an Anxious World

When the clock strikes 5 pm on September 22, the artworks in Dread & Delight will turn into pumpkins! OK, that’s not really the case, but time is growing short to catch this exhibition of fairy-tale-themed art. Join a tour led by Curator of Exhibitions Theresa Bembnister to learn how these centuries-old tales provide a powerful platform for artists to reconsider contemporary concerns.

Free and open to the public

Registration required • Use the button or link below to register 

Image: L-R Kiki Smith, Daughter, 1999, 7 Ektacolor prints, 6 @ 22 ¾ x 34 in., 1 @ 34 x 22 ¾ in., Courtesy of the artist and Pace Gallery, New York, © Kiki Smith; Timothy Horn, Mother Load, 2008, Crystallized rock sugar, plywood and steel, 9 ½ x 5 x 6 ft., Courtesy of the artist, © Timothy Horn; Andrea Dezsö, Bluebeard, 2012, vinyl mural of book illustration, 127.5 x 165 in. Courtesy of the artist, © Andrea Dezsö; installation photograph by Mike Crupi Photography

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