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In-Person American Voices and Visions: Modern and Contemporary Art Open House

September 22, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 5:30 pm EDT


Join SAAM’s curatorial and conservation staff for a series of gallery talks exploring the newly reimagined and reinstalled modern and contemporary art galleries, as well as a look at our special exhibitions, Many Wests: Artists Shape an American Idea and Musical Thinking: New Video Art and Sonic Strategies. These projects highlight many voices—including artists who identify as Asian American, Black, Indigenous, Latinx, and LGBTQ+—presenting a multifaceted view of art in the United States.

Schedule of Events:

12:30 p.m. Many Wests Gallery Talk with SAAM curator Anne Hyland
1:30 p.m. Modern Art Gallery Talk with SAAM curator Melissa Ho
2:30 p.m. Contemporary Art Gallery Talk with SAAM curator Sarah Newman
3:30 p.m. Conservation Gallery Talk featuring Lunder Conservation Center Conservators
4:30 p.m. Musical Thinking Gallery Talk with SAAM curator Saisha Grayson

Free; registration encouraged.
Location: Smithsonian American Art Museum; Meet at information desk at the G Street Lobby.


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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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