Opening Celebration in the Davis Lobby

Fall Opening Celebration

Sep 20, 5:30 PM
Collins Cinema, Davis Museum Lobby and Galleries
All events are free and open to the public
Join the Davis Museum for the opening of our fall 2018 exhibitions, including five special installations that bring spectacular energy and creative artistic innovation to the Wellesley College campus. Welcome German artist Christiane Baumgartner for the debut of Another Country, her first major U.S. museum solo exhibition; celebrate the second “Windows Invitational” project, featuring Associate Professor Daniela Rivera’s Fragmentos para una historia del olvido/Fragments for a history of displacement; enjoy a first look at Sky Hopinka: Dislocation Blues, Jacob Lawrence: The Legend of John Brown, A Critical Eye: James Gillray and the Art of Satire; and see if you can spot changes that refresh the presentations in our Permanent Collections Galleries.
 
Artist Talk: Christaine Baumgartner | 5:30PM | Collins Cinema
 
Opening Reception | 6:30PM - 9PM | Davis Lobby and Galleries
 
Welcome Remarks | 6:45PM | Davis Lobby and Galleries