Whenever we open an exhibition as large and robust as Roy Lichtenstein: A Retrospective, we offer our Members exclusive access to the exhibition before it opens to the public. Our members are our supporters, our family, and our best ambassadors—we count on them to spread the word when they love an exhibition as much as we do! We were originally planning on offering just three days of previews for Lichtenstein, but due to an overwhelming member response, we added extra days, for a total of six days of exclusive member previews and four member-only lectures.
This week, members have entered the Lichtenstein galleries with stars (or in this case, dots) in their eyes as they were greeted by room after room of Roy Lichtenstein’s most iconic works. Many of them also joined us for a member lecture given by exhibition curator, James Rondeau. As one excited member said, “This is the best preview I have been to. The lecture by the curator gave me insight into the show and helped me understand the context of Lichtenstein’s work within the sphere of art history.” Another member exclaimed, “This is one of those exhibitions that you want to come back to again and again—and I will!”
Our Member previews continue through Friday, May 18. Busy this week? Not a problem! We will be repeating the lecture halfway through the exhibition on Wednesday, July 11 at 2:00 PM, and at the end of the exhibition on Thursday, August 23 at 6:00 PM. Click the links above to make your reservations now! Not a member? Click here to join today!
—Annie S., Assistant Director of Member Experience