Collecting Now: Talk and Reception
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 Seating is limited.