Step & Repeat

Guests enjoyed the Step & Repeat photo opp, with fairy tale-inspired props. Photo: Chris Rutan

MK Guth

Curator guided tour of Dread & Delight: visitors experiencing MK Guth's Ties of Protection and Safekeeping (detail), 2008, synthetic hair, flannel ribbon and ink, 1,800 ft. (installation variable), Courtesy of the artist and Elizabeth Leach Gallery, © MK Guth, Photo: Chris Rutan

Alison Saar

Guests viewing Alison Saar, Blonde Dreams, 1997, wood, tar, gold leaf and rope, The Eileen Harris Norton Collection, Photo: Chris Rutan

Timothy Horn

Guests viewing Timothy Horn's Mother-Load, 2008, plywood, painted steel, aluminum foil, polystyrene foam, hot glue, acrylic medium, rock sugar and shellac, 6 x 9 1/2 x 5 1/2 ft., Courtesy of the artist © Timothy Horn, Photo: Chris Rutan

Hands-on activity

Dread & Delight hands-on activity: flower crowns, led by Jennifer Davis of Smart Studio. Photo: Chris Rutan

Visitors with Flower Crowns

Visitors in their handmade flower crowns. Photo: Chris Rutan

Dr. Emily Stamey

Dread & Delight curator Dr. Emily Stamey presenting the exhibition to Director's Circle members. Photo: Chris Rutan