Laurie Simmons: Big Camera/Little Camera

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Lectures in conjunction with Laurie Simmons: Big Camera/Little Camera


Andrea Karnes in conversation with Laurie Simmons
October 9, 7 pm

Artist Laurie Simmons discusses the making of the Modern’s major survey Big Camera/Little Camera with the exhibition’s curator, Modern Senior Curator Andrea Karnes. This special presentation offers insight into Simmons’s work featured in the exhibition, her career, and the processes and premise of Big Camera/Little Camera as a collaborative effort between artist and curator. 


Laurie Simmons and Carroll Dunham
November 13, 7 pm

Artist Laurie Simmons is in conversation with her husband, artist Carroll Dunham, for an extraordinary presentation in which the two renowned artists discuss the role art plays in their life together and how their life together informs their art, all in conjunction with the Modern’s survey of Simmons’s art, Big Camera/Little CameraLaurie Simmons is available to sign the exhibition catalogue before the lecture beginning at 5:30 pm in the Grand Lobby.



Public Tours

Docent-led tours are offered Tuesday through Sunday at 2 pm. Public tours focused specifically on current special exhibitions are available at 2 pm on the first Saturday of each month. These tours do not require prior arrangements and begin in the Museum lobby.

Harper's Bazaar, The Andy Warhol Foundation, Jimmy Choo

Lead support for the presentation of Laurie Simmons: Big Camera/Little Camera at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth is generously provided by Harper’s BAZAAR, Jimmy Choo, and The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. Additional support is provided by the Kleinheinz Family Endowment for the Arts and Education, Baldwin Gallery, and Salon 94, New York.
Top: Big Camera/Little Camera, 1976. Gelatin silver print. 8 x 10 inches. Courtesy of the Artist