Join Columbia alum and High Museum Coordinator of Museum Interpretation Virginia Sweeny CC’10 as we explore The High’s retrospective of work by Wifredo Lam, a preeminent artist of Latin American origin and one of the Surrealist movement's most influential figures. Wifredo Lam: Imagining New Worlds will feature more than 40 paintings and a selection of drawings, prints and ephemera by the internationally renowned, Cuban-born artist. Also on view for you to stroll through, at your leisure, after the tour are 2 solo exhibitions by leading contemporary Americans: Brooklyn based, Jose Parla and Atlanta based Fahamu Pecou. Photography exhibitions by Gordon Parks and Helen Levitt will also be on view. Additionally, it is Art in Bloom weekend where exotic and imaginative floral interpretations of select works from the High’s permanent collection will be on view.
TIME: Tour will start at 1 pm
COST: Adults and children pay $10 for museum admission with paid 2015 CCOA Membership and $15 without. Members of the High Museum have free admissions and do not need to purchase a ticket from CCOA and should click here to RSVP.
If you would like to attend the Pre-Tour Brunch and have not RSVPed yet, please click here.