Taken: 20th-Century Prints and Drawings from the Collection”
Curator To Give Gallery Talk At U.Va. Art Museum
September 15, 2003 --
Gallery Talk by Suzanne Foley, curator of Collections and Exhibitions
Sunday, Sept. 28, 2 p.m.
U.Va. Art Museum
Foley, curator of the exhibition, “Roads
Taken: 20th-Century Prints and Drawings from the Collection,” will
give a gallery talk on Sunday, Sept. 28, at 2 p.m. in the University
of Virginia Art Museum.
exhibition, a selection of work on paper from the museum’s
print and drawing collections, reflects Foley’s interest
in contemporary art and her association with different contemporary
artists during her museum
which began in 1955. Foley joined the U.Va. Art Museum in 1987 and has
played a major role in building the museum’s contemporary art collection.
of the works included in the 20 pieces on view have never been
exhibited at the museum and some have rarely been shown.
in the exhibition are works by Chryssa, Jim Dine, John Ferren,
Finster, Johnny Friedlaender, Nancy Graves, Robert Indiana,
Ellsworth Kelly, Sol LeWitt, Tom Marioni, Robert Motherwell, Nathan
Saar, Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, Pat Steir, Wayne Thiebaud, Joe Tilson
and Kara Walker.
museum is open Tuesday through Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. Limited parking
is available behind the museum.
details about the exhibit or talk and information about the museum,
call (434) 924-3592
or visit the Web site http://www.virginia.edu/artmuseum/.
Jane Ford, (434) 924-4298