Curating the City: Art and Popular Culture in the Urban Age
Monday, February 28 @ 6:30 pm – Kane Hall 120, UW Seattle Campus – BE LECTURE + Reception to follow
Learn more at:http://www.be.washington.edu/Events/BElectures
Through the lens of their institutions, four of our region’s leading museum directors examine the forces that shape twenty-first century urban experience. Within the unique programs, facilities, collections, and curatorial projects of the Seattle Art Museum, EMP, the Tacoma Art Museum, and the Henry Art Gallery, directors Cartwight, Orr-Cahall, Stebich, and Wolf explore the changing roles and responsibilities of cultural institutions in the life of the contemporary city. Moderated by Dean Daniel Friedman.Underwritten by the Lionel H. Pries Distinguished Lecturer Fund.
Free and open to the public. Hope to see you there.