Art and Conversation

Friday, June 30, 2006
The Art of Exhibitions: A Look Behind the Scenes

Date + Time

Friday, June 30, 2006
noon - 1:00 p.m.

Location

Koret Visitor Education Center

Overview

Contemporary art often defies traditional categorization, extending beyond conventional notions of painting and sculpture. As a result, many artworks pose unique challenges during installation in the galleries. Roberts discusses some of the creative behind-the-scenes solutions developed by the crew at SFMOMA, highlighting recent installations of large-scale works by Matthew Barney, Olafur Eliasson, and others.

Participants

Kent Roberts, exhibition design manager and chief preparator, SFMOMA

Admission + Ticketing

Free with Museum admission.