Collecting Now: Talk and Reception

April 16 · 7:00pm – 9:00pm
$45 Members | $50 non-Members
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In celebration of the exhibition New Arrivals: Gifts of Art for a New Century, please join us for a lively evening of short talks on collecting, preceded by refreshments and an exhibition tour with BMA Senior curator Rena Hoisington.

Speakers include:

  • Michael Connor, Artistic Director, Rhizome, on collecting in the digital age
  • Jay Fisher, Deputy Director for Curatorial Affairs, BMA, on connoisseurship
  • Elisabetta Polidori, paper conservator, The Walters Art Museum, on caring for works on paper
  • Andrea Pitzer, author, The Secret History of Vladimir Nabokov, on Nabokov's butterfly collection
  • Darnell Burfoot, private collector, on collecting challenging works of art

$45 Members | $50 non-Members
Seating is limited.

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For more information call 443-573-1836.

Image: Sarah Sze. Random Walk Drawing (Eye Chart). 2011. The Baltimore Museum of Art: Purchased as the gift of Katherine M. Hardiman, Baltimore, and Janet E. and Edward K. Dunn, Jr., Baltimore; and Bequest Funds from Constance D. Bendann, BMA 2012.208. © Sarah Sze

In celebration of the exhibition New Arrivals: Gifts of Art for a New Century, please join us for a lively evening of short talks on collecting, preceded by refreshments and an exhibition tour with BMA Senior curator Rena Hoisington.

Speakers include:

  • Michael Connor, Artistic Director, Rhizome, on collecting in the digital age
  • Jay Fisher, Deputy Director for Curatorial Affairs, BMA, on connoisseurship
  • Elisabetta Polidori, paper conservator, The Walters Art Museum, on caring for works on paper
  • Andrea Pitzer, author, The Secret History of Vladimir Nabokov, on Nabokov's butterfly collection
  • Darnell Burfoot, private collector, on collecting challenging works of art
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