9:50 AM PDT, October 25, 2012
The William Benton Museum of Art, 245 Glenbrook Road on the campus of the University of Connecticut in Storrs, is hosting a forum on Friday, Nov. 2, from 5 to 7 p.m.
The Friday Art Forum: Beyond the Picture event is themed “Who Gets To Call It Art?” Panelists will discuss how to value art, how to choose and/or exhibit art, being an art-world gatekeeper, mainstream vs. marginalized art and contemporar vs. conservative art.
Anne D’Alleva, a professor of art, art history and women’s studies, will moderate the discussion. Panelists are art Prof. Monica Bock and Steven Holmes, curator of The Cartin Collection in Hartford.
This is "Moth" by Kiki Smith.
Admission is $10, free to members, and includes wine and hors d’oeuvres. RSVP by Wednesday, Oct. 31: 860-486-5084.
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