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Producers Council Day Trip: Washington DC and Glenstone

Join us for a special excursion to the newly expanded Glenstone Museum. Founded by Emily and Mitchell Rales, Glenstone has become a destination for experiencing their extensive personal collection, which is uniquely installed throughout the 230-acre estate. The expansion project, named the Pavilions and designed by Thomas Phifer, adds 50,000 square feet of exhibition space. RSVP ... Continue reading ›

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Outside the Box Gallery Talks: Jamieson Webster on “Sarah Lucas: Au Naturel”

Join psychoanalyst and cultural critic Jamieson Webster for a special gallery talk on the exhibition “Sarah Lucas: Au Naturel.”Outside the Box offers gallery-based talks given by a variety of guest speakers over the course of a season. In this series, lecturers with diverse backgrounds and affinities will address the New Museum’s major fall exhibition, “Sarah Lucas: ... Continue reading ›

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First Saturdays for Families: Monumental Materials

Join us for Family Day presented in conjunction with the exhibition “MOTHA and Chris E. Vargas: Consciousness Razing,” on view at the New Museum from September 26 to February 3, 2019. Employing a scale model of Christopher Park, “Consciousness Razing” reimagines how we remember the 1969 Stonewall Riots. Inviting 12 artists of different generations to propose ... Continue reading ›

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Exhibitionist Tendencies: The Past and Present of Sexuality, Gender, and Race in Art

Bringing together four visionary artists, this discussion will explore the display and production of racialized sexuality and gender. The conversation will feature panelists M. Lamar, Richard Fung, Tourmaline, and Xandra Ibarra, and will be moderated by scholar Amber Jamilla Musser.Coinciding with the twentieth anniversary of José Esteban Muñoz’s critical text Disidentifications: Queers of Colo... ... Continue reading ›

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Visionaries Series: Rachel Kushner

This event is currently at capacity, but a standby list will begin at 11 a.m. the day of the event. Sign-up for the standby list will be in person only, and we will admit as many people as capacity allows.Rachel Kushner will be featured as the 2018 Visionary Speaker. This year marks the tenth anniversary of ... Continue reading ›

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Exquisite Corpse: Sarah Lucas and the Body in Pieces

This panel will explore strands of Surrealism, psychoanalysis, sexuality, and abjection in Sarah Lucas’s recastings of the human form. Panelists will consider expressions of desire, disgust, violence, intimacy, and humor in Lucas’s corporeal sculptures, as well as their currency in a new era of contested gender politics. The conversation will respond to the exhibition “Sarah Lucas: ... Continue reading ›

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Outside the Box Gallery Talks: Judith Bernstein on “Sarah Lucas: Au Naturel”

Join artist Judith Bernstein for a special gallery talk on the exhibition “Sarah Lucas: Au Naturel.”Outside the Box offers gallery-based talks given by a variety of guest speakers over the course of a season. In this series, lecturers with diverse backgrounds and affinities will address the New Museum’s major fall exhibition, “Sarah Lucas: Au Naturel,” in ... Continue reading ›

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Fall Council Cocktail

Collector Raymond Learsy will generously host our annual gathering of New Museum Council members. This is a wonderful opportunity to get to know other supporters of the Museum, our curatorial staff, and learn more about our exciting upcoming programs and exhibitions. Please join us for this evening of cocktails, conversation, and a chance to see Learsy’s ... Continue reading ›