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Gallery Talk: Context is Key

October 16, 2018
Meet in Gallery 100
Free with museum admission

How can we know an artwork without knowing where it’s been? Join educator Sam Anderson-Ramos for a participatory conversation reflecting on artworks which have arrived in the museum from vastly different origins, and consider the profound ways in which context is key. 

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Cheyenne (Tsitsistas). War Bonnet, c. 1890. Lent by the Foundation for the Preservation of American Indian Art and Culture, Inc., St. Augustine's Indian Center, Chicago.