Event

Sunday, September 7, 2014 | 11:00am - 5:00pm

THE AVANT-GARDE COLLECTION OPENING DAY

12 pm | Exhibition introduction led by The Avant-Garde Collection Curators, Dan Cameron and Fatima Manalili

1–3 pm | Gallery talks with select artists from The Avant-Garde Collection 

Artist Talks
1:00 pm Jennifer Steinkamp
1:30 pm Billy Al Bengston
2:00 pm Sherin Guirguis
2:30 pm Bruce Yonemoto

11 am–3 pm | Food truck on-site

Free with museum admission.

Images: (left) Vija Celmins, Eraser, 1967, Acrylic on balsa wood, 6 5/8 x 20 x 2 1/8 inches, Gift of Avco Financial Services, Newport Beach, California; (Center) Doug Wheeler, Untitled, 1968, Vacuum-formed Plexiglas, sprayed lacquer on acrylic, magnetic transformer and neon, 80 5/8 x 79 5/8 x 7 5/8 inches, Gift of Melinda and Edward Wortz, ©2014 Doug Wheeler; (Right) Chris Burden, A Tale of Two Cities, 1981, Mixed media, 144 x 480 x 360 inches, Museum purchase with funds provided through prior gift of Ben C. Deane, © Chris Burden