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Sylvia Sleigh, Interior with Lawrence & Susana, 1968, Oil on canvas. Gift of the Estate of Sylvia Alloway (Sleigh) in collaboration with the Women’s Caucus for Art. AUG 27, 2014 Cross Section: Recent Acquisitions Closing Reception 6:00–8:00 PM, ART MUSEUM Join MCAM for the closing reception of Cross Section: Recent Acquisitions. Light refreshments will be provided.
Sarah Oppenheimer SEP 10, 2014 Artist Talk: Sarah Oppenheimer 7:00 PM, DANFORTH LECTURE HALL Sarah Oppenheimer’s work spans the disciplinary boundaries between sculpture and architecture. She received a BA from Brown University in 1995 and an MFA in painting from Yale University in 1999. Oppenheimer’s first solo exhibition was held in 2002 at the Drawing Center, New York. Since that time, her work has been exhibited internationally. Recent projects include W-12302, an architecturally embedded permanent commission at the Baltimore Museum of Art (2012); 33-D, a double threshold at Kunsthaus Basel (2014) and a solo exhibition at MassMoCA. Her work has been exhibited at venues including The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh; the Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego; the Saint Louis Art Museum; and the Sculpture Center, Long Island City. Oppenheimer has been the recipient of many prestigious awards including the Guggenheim Fellowship (2007); the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation (2010-11); the Rome Prize (2010–11) and the Joan Mitchell Foundation fellowship (2011). She is a critic in painting/printmaking at Yale University.
Sarah Oppenheimer, 33-D, Kunsthaus, Baselland, Switzerland, 2014 SEP 12, 2014 Sarah Oppenheimer: Opening Reception 6:00–8:00 PM, ART MUSEUM New York-based artist Sarah Oppenheimer is internationally recognized for her architectural interventions that explore how space is animated and experienced. This exhibition presents a unique examination of Oppenheimer's artistic process and her current research. Refreshments provided.