Lunchtime Lecture: Movement, Memory, and Feminist Defiance

Louise Nevelson, Sky Cathedral, 1957 – 58; Painted wood; 57 × 149 × 16 inches; Gift of Beverly and Peter Lipman.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
12–1 PM
Free with Museum admission

Ann Murphy, associate professor of dance at Mills College in Oakland, California, will take a look at artist Louise Nevelson, whose work will be featured in the exhibition Louise Nevelson: The Fourth Dimension. Murphy will explore gender, memory, abstraction, and other aspects of Nevelson’s works in relation to those same forces in modern dance in years after World War II.

Lunchtime Lectures take place on the first Wednesday of the month at noon in the Charlotte Wendel Education Center. Visitors are welcome to bring food and beverages. Free with Museum admission.