A tour around a contemporary art museum. Program for senior visitors

1 October – 17 December 2018
Mondays, 12:00–15:00

DESCRIPTION

This cycle of weekly meetings features guided tours around the ongoing exhibitions, discussions with museum curators and educators, thematic reading groups, lectures on the history of art and culture delivered by invited experts in the field, and creative workshops moderated by young artists and Garage Museum’s teachers.

The participants will receive a better understanding of what a contemporary art museum is and how it works, learn more about curating and exhibition making, immerse in the context of ongoing exhibition projects, and acquire new facts from the history of art and culture.

Each meeting includes a lecture or seminar and an excursion or workshop with a coffee break in between.

ABOUT THE LECTURER

Elena Eliseeva—art historian, teacher of art and fashion history. Author of the Laboratory of Style program at the All-Russian Museum of Decorative, Applied and Folk Arts (2016–2018, Moscow); invited lecturer (History of Fashion) at the private British school Ila Aspect (St. Petersburg); author and presenter of many public cultural and educational programs.

HOW TO TAKE PART

The program is aimed at 60+ visitors without special background or training in the field of art.

Free admission with advance registration.

For more information, please email educators@garagemca.org, indicating your full name and contacts.

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