Tuesday, October 6, 2009

PAST: Special Talk with Anne Truitt, Moderated by Tim Gunn, at The Hirshorn Museum this THURS, Oct 8th, 7:00pm Free

Remembering Things Past: A Conversation Celebrating Anne Truitt

Thursday, October 8th
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Opening night of “Anne Truitt: Perception and Reflection.” This special event will include a discussion moderated by Tim Gunn, chief creative officer at Liz Claiborne and former student of Truitt’s. Artist Martin Puryear, filmmaker Jem Cohen, photographer John Gossage, and associate curator Kristen Hileman share their unique perspectives on Truitt’s career as artist, professor, and author. These friends and colleagues of the artist reflect upon her important contributions to 20th-century abstraction and the Washington, DC arts community. The exhibition will remain open until the panel discussion begins. Complete details here.

Free and open to the public. Please arrive early to ensure seating. Tickets will be distributed on a first come basis starting at 5:45pm in the lobby. For this event, additional seating and a live broadcast of the program will be available in the Lerner Room.

Hirshorn Museum, Ring Auditorium
7th St & Independence Ave, SW
Metro: L'Enfant Plaza

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for the post on Anne, she's a get influence..