The Menil Collection

Members Noontime Talk: Contemporary Highlights: Theaster Gates and Leslie Hewitt

Friday, Dec. 14, 2018 – Friday, Dec. 14, 2018

12:00 PM – 01:00 PM

Where Paths Meet, Turn Away, Then Align Again

Curatorial Assistant Haley Berkman Karren will discuss American artists Theaster Gates (b. 1973) and Leslie Hewitt (b. 1977), and the ways in which their contemporary works draw inspiration from the art and social movements of the past.

Held every Friday for a small group, Member Noontime Talks make exhibitions more intimate and reveal the collection as never before. To sign up, please RSVP to membership@menil.org. If you are not currently a Menil Member, you can learn more and join here.


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