Gallery Talk

Deep Cuts: Julie Charles on Louise Bourgeois

Related Exhibition Louise Bourgeois Spiders, Part of Deep Cuts

Friday, July 20, 2018

Floor 5, Silver Elevator landing

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Photo: Don Ross

Discover hidden gems and diverse voices from our collection. Each month, we highlight works that push boundaries, defy expectations, and inspire deep thinking. You might find a new favorite!

This month, join Deborah and Kenneth Novack Associate Curator, School Initiatives, Julie Charles as she dissects Louise Bourgeois’s The Nest. Bourgeois saw spiders as both fierce and fragile, capable of being protectors as well as predators. Discuss this haunting sculpture’s many meanings with SFMOMA’s educator extraordinaire.