Friday Gallery Talks
Weekly, 12:30 pm
Every Friday, museum staff as well as local artists, scholars, and people from a variety of viewpoints share their insights with visitors and encourage dialogue about the works on view. Podcasts of selected Friday Gallery Talks are available online at www.hirshhorn.si.edu. Meet at the Information Desk. There is no charge for this program.
Curator Evelyn Hankins and artist Walead Beshty on Directions
Friday, May 1, 12:30pm
Hirshhorn curator Evelyn Hankins and Los Angeles-based artist Walead Beshty will discuss his Directions project, which includes photographs and sculptures that reconsider some of the fundamental premises of modern art.
May 8 - DC area artist and Director of Exhibitions at Arlington Art Center Jeffrey Cudlin on the collection
May 15 - DC area artist Renee Stout on Louise Bourgeois
May 22- Director of Education at the National Museum of Women in the Arts Deborah Gaston on Strange Bodies
May 29 - DC area artist and professor Colby Caldwell on Directions: Walead Beshty
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
7th Street & Independence Avenue, SW
Metro: L'Enfant Plaza, 7th and Maryland Avenue exit