TAG: Conversation with Curator

Fujioka Shūhei (b. 1947), Vase, Japan. Ceramic.
Event: Lectures & Programs

Conversation with a Curator: From the Fire

Contemporary Japanese Ceramics from the Robert and Lisa Kessler Collection
Friday, November 4, 2016 - 4:00pm5:00pm.

Join curator Tianlong Jiao on a tour through From the Fire: Contemporary Japanee Ceramics from the Robert and Lisa Kessler Collection. More

Dan Namingha, Hopi Eagle Dancer, 1995. Acrylic paint on canvas.
Event: Lectures & Programs

Conversation with Curator: Why We Dance

Friday, June 3, 2016 - 4:00pm4:45pm.

Tour the multisensory exhibition Why We Dance:American Indian Art in Motion with curator Nancy Blomberg. More

Vase with bird-headed dancers, Maya, about A.D. 600–900, Guatemala, northern Petén.
Event: Lectures & Programs

Conversation with Curator: Grand Gestures

Friday, May 6, 2016 - 4:00pm4:45pm.

Jesse Ortega and Julie Wilson Frick will discuss the importance of dance in the pre-Columbian world using objects from the exhibition, Grand Gestures: Dance, Drama, Masquerade. More

Danny Singer's photograph Saco, MT
Event: Lectures & Programs

Conversation with Curator: Standing Still

Friday, April 1, 2016 - 4:00pm4:45pm.

Curator of Photography Eric Paddock will lead a tour and discussion of Standing Still: Photographs by Danny Singer More

E. Martin Hennings, A Friendly Encounter, about 1922
Event: Lectures & Programs

Conversation with Curator: A Place in the Sun

Friday, January 8, 2016 - 4:00pm4:45pm.

Come explore the colorful paintings of Walter Ufer and E. Martin Hennings in A Place in the Sun with curator Thomas Brent Smith. More

Attributed to Antonio Mor, Portrait of a Man as Saint Sebastian, about 1554-60
Event: Lectures & Programs

Conversation with Curator: Allegories into Art

Friday, December 4, 2015 - 4:00pm4:45pm.

The Berger Collection’s intriguing Portrait of a Man as Saint Sebastian is the focus of a talk by collection curator Kathleen Stuart. Explore what it might mean to have yourself portrayed as an allegorical figure – a saint, or a sinner, or a mythical hero. More

Event: Tours

Conversation with Curator: Kress and Guggenheim, Enlightened Patrons of Renaissance Art

Friday, September 11, 2015 - 4:00pm5:00pm.

Join Angelica Daneo for a discussion of Kress and Guggenheim, enlightened patrons of Renaissance art.

Conversations with Curators feature lively discussions with different curators on the first Friday of the month. All Conversations are free with general admission and no reservations are needed.

Meet at 4 pm in the elevator lobby of level 6 of the Hamilton Building.

This month's Conversation with Curator was postponed because of the Labor Day holiday. More

Conversation with a Curator
Event: Lectures & Programs

Conversation with a Curator

Looking at Castiglione's Drawings & Prints
Friday, October 2, 2015 - 4:00pm5:00pm.

Join Timothy J. Standring, Gates Foundation Curator of Painting & Sculpture, and co-curator of this exhibition, on a personal tour through the exhibition Castiglione: Lost Genius. You’ll learn how to be a connoisseur of the artist’s graphic works as well as hear many astonishing behind-the-scenes stories spanning 40 years of research on this rogue artist. More

Samuel Gragg side chair, about 1808
Event: Tours

Conversation with Curator: Check Out These Stems

Friday, August 7, 2015 - 4:00pm4:45pm.

You can tell a lot about a piece of furniture just by looking at its legs. Curatorial assistant Kati Woock highlights six chairs made between 1675 and 1904 and what the legs of these chairs can tell us about the periods in which they were made.

Conversations with Curators feature lively discussions with different curators on the first Friday of the month. All Conversations are free with general admission and no reservations are needed.

Meet at 4 pm in the elevator lobby of level 6 of the North Building. More

Event: Tours

Conversation with Curator: American Indian Floral Designs

Friday, July 10, 2015 - 4:00pm4:45pm.

Come smell the flowers as curator Nancy Blomberg talks about how American Indian artists embellished much of their artwork with elaborate floral designs.

Conversations with Curators feature lively discussions with different curators on the first Friday of the month*. All Conversations are free with general admission and no reservations are needed.

Meet at 4 pm in the elevator lobby of level 3 of the North Building.

*This month Conversation with Curator is postponed because of the observance of Independence Day. More

Event: Tours

Conversation with Curator: Real vs Imaginary–Landscapes Through Time

Friday, June 5, 2015 - 4:00pm5:00pm.

Join curator Angelica Daneo for an exploration of landscapes through time, real vs imaginary.

Conversations with Curators feature lively discussions with different curators on the first Friday of the month. All Conversations are free with general admission and no reservations are needed.

Meet at 4 pm in the elevator lobby on level 6 of the North Building. More

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