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Members Exhibition Tour: Alyson Shotz, Eric Standley, and Tara Donovan

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

10:30am - 11:00am

Members Only

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Join Deputy Director of Exhibitions and Education Dr. Patrick Shaw Cable for this month's members-only tour, which will focus on A Moment in Time, a monumental yet delicate work by artist Alyson Shotz loaned to the Museum by patrons George and Harmon Logan. Intended to suggest a gentle rain shower frozen in time, Shotz's work encourages long looking and meditative pondering.

The discussion will include a comparison of Shotz's piece with two other recently installed works on view -- Untitled by fellow Brooklyn artist Tara Donovan and The Lesson of Atticusa six-foot-tall wall piece created by Virginia-based artist Eric Standley composed of thirty-four variously colored layers of PVC. 

Due to capacity restrictions, pre-registration for this tour is required. 

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Alyson Shotz (American, born 1964), A Moment in Time (detail), 2005, Glass beads, monofilament, steel support, Courtesy of George W. and Helen H.B. Logan; Image courtesy of Alyson Shotz and © Morris Malakoff

Eric Standley (American, born 1968), The Lesson of Atticus (detail), 2019, PVC, paper, Courtesy of the Artist

Tara Donovan (American, born 1969), Untitled, 2004 (installed 2018), Straight pins, and Untitled, 1996 (installed 2018), Toothpicks, Courtesy of an anonymous lender