Harvard Museums’ Seminar on Innovative Curatorial Practice - Cancelled

Date: 

Thursday, March 30, 2017, 5:30pm

See also: Public Lectures

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums, Menschel Hall, 32 Quincy St, Cambridge (use Broadway entrance)

Photo of Artist and filmmaker John Akomfrah and Okwui Enwezor, director of Haus der Kunst, in Munich, Germany

This lecture has been cancelled.

Okwui Enwezor, Director, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany; Artistic Director, 56th Venice Biennale

John Akomfrah, OBE, Artist and Filmmaker

The fourth annual Seminar on Innovative Curatorial Practice, sponsored by a consortium of Harvard museums, will feature a conversation between John Akomfrah and Okwui Enwezor, in which they will explore contemporary exhibition-making and the future of museum display. Particular attention will be paid to exhibitions that cross disciplines and link the worlds of art and science.

Cosponsored by the Harvard Museums of Science and Culture, the Harvard Art Museums, and the Harvard University Committee on the Arts.

The lecture will take place in Menschel Hall, Lower Level. Please enter the museums via the entrance on Broadway.

Free admission, but passes are required. Passes will be given out at the door, beginning at 5pm, at the Broadway entrance. One pass per person; saving seats is not permitted. Please note that large bags and suitcases are not allowed inside the lecture hall.

Free parking is available at the Broadway Garage, 7 Felton Street.