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Visit the Peirce Prince Gallery to view new acquisitions to our special collections. The special collections staff will provide a brief introduction of the items at 4:30 pm. 

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:00pm
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lwhite

It is our pleasure to welcome back acclaimed pianist, I-Heung Lee, for another special performance in the historic Harrison Room. Ms. Lee's concert will feature works by Leschetizky, Liszt, Mozart and more.


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Sunday, September 16, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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lwhite

Explore the idea of time in contemporary art: how artists test it, tell it, stretch it and rewind it. It looks at the temporary in the notion of the contemporary, and ponders the time of forgetting; the time of waiting. The talk primarily addresses two contemporary art installations, Sarah Sze’s Time Keeper (2016) and William Kentridge’s The Refusal of Time (2012) to assess how the politics and histories of time shape these monumental artworks.  

 

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Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
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lwhite

Contemporary art is a global phenomenon, and its geographic spread complicates the historical axis upon which art has traditionally been plotted. If modernism inaugurated the white cube space of the museum, contemporary art increasingly shuns such confines for the peripatetic and ephemeral sites of the global art fair, the biennale, and the site-specific intervention.

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
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lwhite

Explore the general shape and time of contemporary art, charting its continuities and breaks with modernism. We rewind to several key moments in the history of modern art to home in on two core impulses – expressionism and abstraction – both of which have long defined non-Western art. Then we jump from Paris to New York to observe how these practices unite in the form of Abstract Expressionism, and in the figure of Jackson Pollock.

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
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lwhite

Are you a new member? Or would you just like a "refresher course" on the many benefits of your Redwood membership? Please join us for the New Member Orientation and Tour on Saturday, January 20, at 10:30 am. The Redwood staff will give an overview of benefits and be available to answer your questions.  Please call 401-847-0292 to reserve your seat or register online.

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Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
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lwhite

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