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October 11 to November 10, 2019

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Tour

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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Education Program

Saturday Studio


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Saturday Studio

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12/10/2019 10:30 12/10/2019 12:00 Europe/London Saturday Studio Event DetailsSaturday, October 12, 2019, 10:30 am–12 pm Dia:Beacon3 Beekman StreetBeacon, New York Join practicing artists for a free monthly workshop of art making and play in the Learning Lab at Dia:Beacon. Designed for all ages, Saturday Studio is a family friendly program that is most suitable for children ages five and up. All families participating in the Saturday Studio program receive free admission to Dia:Beacon for the day. Saturday Studio begins promptly at 10:30 am on the second Saturday of every month. Space is limited; reservations are recommended. Reservations can be made the week prior to the event until capacity is reached. A limited number of spaces will be available on Saturday, October 12, 2019 on a first-come, first-served basis. The sign-up process begins in the admissions area at 10 am. Reservations open one week in advance of the event. For more information about Saturday Studio artist educators and workshops, sign up for the Saturday Studio mailing list or e-mail beaconprogram@diaart.org.       Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY Saturday Studio
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Hudson Valley Free Day


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27/10/2019 00:00 27/10/2019 23:45 Europe/London Hudson Valley Free Day Hudson Valley residents receive free admission to Dia:Beacon on the last Sunday of each month. The Hudson Valley encompasses the following counties: Albany, Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Sullivan, Ulster, Washington, and Westchester. Additionally, City of Beacon residents (including the adjacent Hudson Valley communities of Chelsea, Fishkill, and Glenham) receive free admission to Dia:Beacon every Saturday and Sunday. Please present identification and proof of residence at the admissions desk. Hudson Valley Free Days at Dia:Beacon are made possible by Kiki McMillan, Charlie Pohlad, and the Pohlad family.     Dia:Beacon TURE DD/MM/YYYY Hudson Valley Free Day
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Lecture

Rayyane Tabet on Robert Smithson


Emily Harvey Foundation

Artists on Artists Lecture Series

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29/10/2019 18:30 29/10/2019 23:45 Europe/London Rayyane Tabet on Robert Smithson Event DetailsTuesday, October 29, 2019, 6:30 pm Emily Harvey Foundation537 Broadway #2New York City Free for Dia members; $10 general admission; $6 admission for students and seniors Advance ticket purchases are recommended. Tickets are also available for purchase at the door, subject to availability. Rayyane Tabet was born in Achqout, Lebanon, in 1983. Tabet’s artistic practice explores the relationship between history and the built environment. He received a bachelor of architecture from Cooper Union, New York City, and a master of fine arts from the University of California, San Diego. Tabet’s work has been featured in the recent exhibition Forgotten Kingdoms: From the Hittite Empire to the Arameans (2019) at the Louvre in Paris; his work will also be included in the forthcoming exhibition Rayyane Tabet/Alien Property (2019–21) at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. Additionally, his work has been presented in numerous solo shows including at Fondazione Antonio Dalle Nogare in Bolzano, Italy (2018), Kunstverein in Hamburg, Germany (2017), daadgalerie in Berlin (2017), Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art in Rotterdam, Netherlands (2017), and Museo Marino Marini in Florence (2016), and has been included in biennials in Sydney (2018), Istanbul (2017), São Paulo (2016), Marrakesh (2016), Sharjah (2015 and 2011), and Venice (2013) as well as the New Museum Triennial in New York (2012). He lives and works in Beirut.   Emily Harvey Foundation FALSE DD/MM/YYYY Rayyane Tabet on Robert Smithson
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Education Program

Saturday Studio


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Saturday Studio

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09/11/2019 10:30 09/11/2019 12:00 Europe/London Saturday Studio Event DetailsSaturday, November 9, 2019, 10:30 am–12 pm Dia:Beacon3 Beekman StreetBeacon, New York Join practicing artists for a free monthly workshop of art making and play in the Learning Lab at Dia:Beacon. Designed for all ages, Saturday Studio is a family friendly program that is most suitable for children ages five and up. All families participating in the Saturday Studio program receive free admission to Dia:Beacon for the day. Saturday Studio begins promptly at 10:30 am on the second Saturday of every month. Space is limited; reservations are recommended. Reservations can be made the week prior to the event until capacity is reached. A limited number of spaces will be available on Saturday, November 9, 2019 on a first-come, first-served basis. The sign-up process begins in the admissions area at 10 am. Reservations open one week in advance of the event. For more information about Saturday Studio artist educators and workshops, sign up for the Saturday Studio mailing list or e-mail beaconprogram@diaart.org.       Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY Saturday Studio
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Lecture

A Conversation with Jessica Bell Brown on Sam Gilliam


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09/11/2019 14:00 09/11/2019 23:45 Europe/London A Conversation with Jessica Bell Brown on Sam Gilliam Event DetailsSaturday, November 9, 2019, 2 pm              Dia:Beacon3 Beekman StreetBeacon, New York Free with museum admission. Space is limited and offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Jessica Bell Brown is a writer, curator, and an art historian based in New York. She is currently the consulting curator for Gracie Mansion Conservancy, New York, where she organized She Persists: A Century of Women Artists in New York, 1919–2019. Bell Brown is a PhD candidate in Modern and Contemporary Art in the Department of Art and Archaeology at Princeton University. Her research explores American painting and identity in the post-civil-rights decade. Before pursuing graduate study, she worked in programming capacities at Creative Time and the Brooklyn Academy of Music. From 2016 to 2017, Bell Brown was the museum research consortium fellow in the Department of Painting and Sculpture at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. As a writer and critic, she has penned critical essays on contemporary artists Senga Nengudi, Eric Mack, Sam Gilliam, Jennifer Packer, Kerry James Marshall, Charles Ray, and Wilmer Wilson IV, among others. Her writing and art criticism has appeared in Artforum, the Brooklyn Rail, Hyperallergic, and Flash Art, in addition to catalogues and publications for the Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, Lévy Gorvy, Museum of Modern Art, and Studio Museum in Harlem.     Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY A Conversation with Jessica Bell Brown on Sam Gilliam