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June 19 to July 19, 2017

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Public Tours at Dia:Beacon


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27/08/2016 12:30 27/08/2016 15:00 Europe/London Public Tours at Dia:Beacon Dia:Beacon provides guided tours every Saturday and Sunday at 12:30 and 2 pm. Tours are free with admission. Reservations are not necessary but can be made in person at the admissions desk.      Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SU,SA;UNTIL=20260601T235900; Public Tours at Dia:Beacon
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Alex Bacon on Hanne Darboven


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24/06/2017 14:30 24/06/2017 23:45 Europe/London Alex Bacon on Hanne Darboven Event Details Saturday, June 24, 2017, 2:30 pm Dia:Chelsea535 West 22nd Street, 5th FloorNew York City  Free; no reservations required. Alex Bacon is an art historian based in New York, who also regularly writes criticism and organizes exhibitions of both contemporary and historical art. With Hal Foster, Bacon edited a collection of essays on Richard Hamilton (MIT Press, 2010). He has written for numerous publications, including Artforum, Brooklyn Rail, and Rhizome, and has also authored texts for books on artists such as Francis Alÿs, Simon Hantaï, Josiah McElheny, Ad Reinhardt, Niele Toroni, and Stanley Whitney. He has taught at the School of Visual Arts, New York, and has served as a guest critic in the graduate painting departments of the Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, and Academy of Art and Design St. Joost, ’s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands. He has curated numerous exhibitions, the most recent of which is a presentation at Lisson Gallery, New York, of the spray paintings and photographs of Roy Colmer. Bacon is currently finishing up his PhD in art history at Princeton University, with a dissertation on the first decade of Frank Stella’s career.     Dia:Chelsea FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SU,SA;UNTIL=20260601T235900; Alex Bacon on Hanne Darboven
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Anna Lovatt on Michelle Stuart


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08/07/2017 14:30 08/07/2017 15:30 Europe/London Anna Lovatt on Michelle Stuart Event Details Saturday, July 8, 2017, 2:30 pm Dia:Beacon 3 Beekman Street Beacon, New York Free with museum admission. No reservations required. Anna Lovatt is the Marguerite Hoffman Scholar in Residence in the department of art history at Southern Methodist University in Dallas. Her work focuses on drawing in art of the 1960s and 1970s and she has published on the work of artists including Rosemarie Castoro, Sol LeWitt, Agnes Martin, Dorothea Rockburne, Anne Truitt, and Ruth Vollmer. In 2013–14 she organized the exhibition Michelle Stuart: Drawn from Nature, which traveled to the Djanogly Art Gallery, Nottingham, England, the Parrish Art Museum, Water Mill, New York, and the Santa Barbara Museum of Art, California. A book published in 2013 by Hatje Cantz accompanied the exhibition. Lovatt’s second book, titled Drawing Degree Zero: The Line from Minimal to Conceptual Art, is forthcoming from Penn State University Press.     Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SU,SA;UNTIL=20260601T235900; Anna Lovatt on Michelle Stuart
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Community Free Day


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08/07/2017 11:00 08/07/2017 06:00 Europe/London Community Free Day Dia:Beacon’s quarterly Community Free Days offer engaging programs suitable for a broad audience, including thematic tours of the collection and special exhibitions, DiaTalks, interactive workshops for children and families, and performances. Admission is free for residents of Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster, and Westchester counties. Event DetailsSaturday, July 8, 201711 am–6 pm  Dia:Beacon, Riggio Galleries3 Beekman StreetBeacon, New York Please bring a driver’s license or other government-issued ID for entry to the museum. Schedule 11:30 amFamily Tour: Moving through ColorExplore the work of John Chamberlain, Dan Flavin, and Blinky Palermo with hands-on exercises that invite families and children of all ages to see, think, and make in new ways. (1 hour)  1 pmMaterial Play: Live ScoresDrawing on the work of Bruce Nauman, families and children of all ages create and perform live scores together in this outdoor drop-in program. (2 hours) 1 pmAfter TruittMellon Curatorial Fellow Liz Hirsch leads an in-gallery conversation on Anne Truitt’s work and its impact. (1 hour)  2:30 pmDiaTalksAnna Lovatt leads a focused talk on Michelle Stuart. (1 hour)  4 pmCollection Tour: Palpable SpaceJoin a Dia educator for an engaging and thematic gallery walkthrough focusing on selected artworks on view at Dia:Beacon. (1 hour)  4 pmBeer TastingEnjoy beers from Beacon-based microbrewery 2 Way Brewing Company. (1 hour) Funding Community Free Day at Dia:Beacon is made possible, in part, through the New York State Council on the Arts, a State agency. Community Free Day is part of the Sackler Institute at Dia Art Foundation.     Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SU,SA;UNTIL=20260601T235900; Community Free Day
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Family Tour: Moving through Color


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08/07/2017 11:30 08/07/2017 23:45 Europe/London Family Tour: Moving through Color Event DetailsSaturday, July 8, 2017, 11:30 am Dia:Beacon, Riggio Galleries3 Beekman StreetBeacon, New York Family-friendly tour.Free with museum admission.Reservations required at the admissions desk.  This event is part of Community Free Day. Explore the work of John Chamberlain, Dan Flavin, and Blinky Palermo with hands-on exercises that invite families and children of all ages to see, think, and make in new ways. (1 hour) Cheri EhrlichCheri Ehrlich, Ed.D., is an art and museum educator with a doctorate from Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, in art and art education. Her research on adolescents, critical pedagogies, feminist art, and museum education appears in art-education journals and books. She is an assistant adjunct professor of art education at Brooklyn College and City College at the City University of New York, and Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia. Ehrlich is an educator at Dia:Beacon.     Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SU,SA;UNTIL=20260601T235900; Family Tour: Moving through Color
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Material Play: Live Score


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08/07/2017 13:00 08/07/2017 23:45 Europe/London Material Play: Live Score Event DetailsSaturday, July 8, 2017, 1 pm Dia:Beacon, Riggio Galleries3 Beekman StreetBeacon, New York Free with museum admission.Family-friendly, drop-in program.No reservations required. This event is part of Community Free Day.  Drawing on the work of Bruce Nauman, families and children of all ages create and perform live scores together in this outdoor drop-in program. (2 hours)  This program takes place outdoors, weather permitting.  Saretta MorganSaretta Morgan received a BA in creative writing from Columbia University and an MFA from Pratt Institute, both in New York. Her writing engages relationships between intimacy and organization. She has designed interactive text-based experiences for the Whitney Museum of American Art, Tenri Cultural Institute, Tamaas Cross-Cultural Organization, and the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s Workspace, all in New York. Morgan is a guest educator at Dia:Beacon. Isaac PoolIsaac Pool is a multidisciplinary artist based in New York. Recent performances and exhibitions have taken place at Judson Memorial Church, Knockdown Center, and LaMaMa Galleria, New York, Cave Gallery, Detroit, and Mindscape Universe, Berlin. Pool’s publications include Light Stain (What Pipeline, 2015) and Alien She (Klaus eBooks, 2013). Pool is an educator at Dia:Beacon and Dia:Chelsea.     Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SU,SA;UNTIL=20260601T235900; Material Play: Live Score
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After Truitt


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08/07/2017 13:00 08/07/2017 23:45 Europe/London After Truitt Event DetailsSaturday, July 8, 2017, 1 pm Dia:Beacon, Riggio Galleries3 Beekman StreetBeacon, New York Free with museum admission.No reservations required. This event is part of Community Free Day. Mellon Curatorial Fellow Liz Hirsch leads an in-gallery conversation on Anne Truitt’s work and its impact. (1 hour) Liz HirschLiz Hirsch is a writer, art historian, and the 2016–17 Mellon Curatorial Fellow at Dia Art Foundation. A doctoral candidate in the PhD program in art history at the Graduate Center, City University of New York, she has served as an adjunct lecturer at Hunter College, Brooklyn College, and the Spitzer School of Architecture at City College. Her writing has appeared in ARTnews, The Brooklyn Rail, T Magazine, and the recent publication The Heroine Paint: After Frankenthaler, edited by Katy Siegel (Gagosian/Rizzoli, 2015).     Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SU,SA;UNTIL=20260601T235900; After Truitt
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Collection Tour: Palpable Space


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08/07/2017 16:00 08/07/2017 23:45 Europe/London Collection Tour: Palpable Space Event DetailsSaturday, July 8, 2017, 4 pm Dia:Beacon, Riggio Galleries3 Beekman StreetBeacon, New York  Public tour.Free with museum admission.Reservations required at the admissions desk. This event is part of Community Free Day. Join Dia educator Suzy Sureck for an engaging and thematic gallery walkthrough focusing on selected artworks on view at Dia:Beacon. (1 hour) Suzy SureckSuzy Sureck is a multimedia artist whose sculptural installations, drawings, videos, and photographs involve the physical and metaphoric qualities of light, shadow, water, and wind with attention to site and environment. Her works have been exhibited in Australia, Europe, India, Korea, the Middle East, and the United States. Sureck received an MA in sculpture from Cranbrook, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, a BFA from Cooper Union, New York, and studied at the Slade School of Art, London. She teaches drawing, sculpture, and seminars in contemporary art at Queens College, New York. She lives and works in Gardiner, New York, and New York City. Sureck is an educator at Dia:Beacon.     Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SU,SA;UNTIL=20260601T235900; Collection Tour: Palpable Space