Melanie Smith, artist featured in México Inside Out: Themes in Art Since 1990
Art and Our Schools
An Evening at the Modern
Please join fellow administrators and educators for an evening that highlights and celebrates the importance and benefits of arts education in our schools.
Thursday, October 24, 2013
5:30 pm–8:30 pm
José Antonio Vega Macotela, artist featured in México Inside Out: Themes in Art Since 1990
James Timberlake, FAIA, founding partner of KieranTimberlake
Andy Coolquitt, artist featured in the 2013 solo exhibition attainable excellence at the Blaffer Art Museum in Houston
This special Tuesday Evenings presentation features artist Gabriel Kuri in conversation with Tyler Green for a live-audience taping of an episode of The Modern Art Notes Podcast.
Michelle Grabner, artist, critic, professor, gallery director, and co-curator of the 2014 Whitney Biennial
Michelle Grabner is a Chicago-based artist, curator, art writer, Professor and Chair of Painting and Drawing at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, senior critic for Yale University in painting and printmaking, and a curator of the 2014 Whitney Biennial – is a dynamic force who has been at the fore of the art world with her ambitious and varied initiatives for some time.
Andrea Karnes, curator of México Inside Out: Themes in Art Since 1990
Lecture: Mexican Contemporary Art and the Art Historical Canon
Thursday, September 12, 6 to 7 pm, with book signing to follow
Francis Alÿs, artist featured in México Inside Out: Themes in Art Since 1990, in conversation with James Oles, scholar of the art and architecture of Mexico
For this Tuesday Evenings presentation, Belgium-born and Mexico City–based artist Francis Alÿs is in conversation with art historian James Oles, discussing relationships between the artist’s early and current work.