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Gallery Talk: Irrational and Irreverent: The 20th Century Avant-Garde

July 19, 2018
12:00PM1:00PM
Meet in Griffin Court
Free with museum admission

During the years following World War I, artists in Europe rejected social and aesthetic conventions of the time in favor of the unpredictable, the irrational, and the subconscious. Join museum educator Paulina Lopez to explore the alternate realities brought forth by movements such as Dada and Surrealism.


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René Magritte. On the Threshold of Liberty, February–March 1937. Gift of Mary and Leigh Block © 2018 C. Herscovici, London / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.