September 13November 19, 2011
MondaySaturday: 10 am5 pm
Thursday: 10 am8 pm
closed Sundays and holidays
Barbara and Steven Grossman Gallery | Mrs. E. Ross Anderson Auditorium
School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
A group show featuring eight contemporary Mexican artists:
Arturo Hernández Alcázar
Manuel Rocha Iturbide
Please note, this event has been CANCELED
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Molly Nesbit will lecture on Gordon Matta-Clark in Italy. Nesbit is Professor of Art History at Vassar College and a contributing editor of Artforum. She teaches and writes on twentieth century art, film and photography. Her books include Atget's Seven Albums (Yale, 1992) and Their Common Sense (Black Dog, 2000); Periscope Press will publish Midnight: The Tempest Essays later this year.
Nesbit has taught at the University of California at Berkeley, Barnard College and Columbia University; in 2008 she delivered the Second Kirk Varnedoe Memorial Lecture Series at the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University. A recipient of fellowships and awards from the Guggenheim Foundation, J. Paul Getty Trust and Andy Warhol Foundation. She has been collaborating, since 2002, with Hans Ulrich Obrist and Rirkrit Tiravanija on Utopia Station, a continuous book, exhibition, seminar, Web site and street project.
Established in 1978 by Leo and Betty Beckwith (daughter Carol is an alumna), the Beckwith lecture series was created to further student development by featuring artists and cultural thinkers of national and international stature.