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Wise Wonderful Women
January 18, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm$35.00
Join us for our 2nd Wise Wonderful Women Lunch & Lecture in our 3 part series. This lecture will feature Romy Silver-Kohn: The Gallery Outside – History of the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Sculpture Garden at MOMA.
Romy Silver-Kohn, is a Research Assistant at MoMA with the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Sculpture Garden, since September 2016. She graduated with distinction from Cornell and received a Master’s Degree in Art History from Columbia. She is pursuing her Ph.D. in Art History at the City University Graduate Center in Manhattan.
The Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Sculpture Garden is an outdoor courtyard at MoMA in NYC. Designed by notable architect Philip Johnson, the courtyard was conceived at the same time as Johnson’s West Wing annex for the museum. Construction began in the spring on 1952 and was completed in April 1953.
Throughout the years, the garden has been used as a temporary setting for notable artworks including Alexander Calder’s Black Widow, Anthony Caro’s Midday, Pablo Picasso’s She-Goat.
If you are interested in coming to the event, please fill out the attached form or pay thru the website by credit card.WWW – Romy Silver-Kohn – Flyer – 1-18-18