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Tour: Choice Cuts at the Akron Art Museum

Presented by Akron Art Museum at Akron Art Museum, Akron OH

Oct 11 2015
Tour: Choice Cuts at the Akron Art Museum

Join Chief Curator Janice Driesbach on a tour of key works in the museum’s collection. Tracing the history of the museum’s acquisitions, the tour will explore the curatorial decisions (and juicy stories) involved in building the museum’s world class collection.

Did you know the Akron Art Museum gave Cindy Sherman one of her first museum exhibitions or that our Mickalene Thomas was delivered to the museum straight from the dining room of an apartment of a United Nations dignitary? Join Chief Curator Janice Driesbach on a tour of key works in the museum’s collection. Tracing the history of the museum’s acquisitions, the tour will explore the curatorial decisions (and juicy stories) involved in building the museum’s world class collection.mage: Mickalene Thomas, Girlfriends and Lovers, 2008, Acrylic, enamel and rhinestones on panel. 108 in. x 144 in. Collection of the Akron Art Museum. The Mary S. and Louis S. Myers Endowment Fund for Painting and Sculpture.

ADMISSION INFO

FREE

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LOCATION

Akron Art Museum

1 South High, Akron, OH 44308

PARKING INFO

Members park free in the deck adjacent to the library
Park across from museum entrance on High Street
Fully handicap accessible
Standard strollers welcome in most areas

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

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