The Guerrilla Girls spoke at the annual Barbra and Andrew Rothschild Lecture in October of 2011 about the philosophy behind their posters, books, billboards and actions. Their work was part of The Deconstructive Impulse exhibition.
The Nasher Museum hosts lively lectures and panel discussions to complement exhibitions and the collection. The Annual Barbra and Andrew Rothschild Lecture and the Annual Semans Lecture are delivered by artists, curators and scholars. The Directors Series brings art museum directors to talk about their experiences and work at major institutions. These events are free and open to the public.
5:30 PM Cash bar
6:30 PM Lecture Hall opens
7 PM Lecture from artist John Akomfrah
The Nasher Museum presents acclaimed British filmmaker John Akomfrah, 2017 winner of the UK’s Artes Mundi Prize, who will discuss his new t...
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