Special Events

Faye Hirsch to Speak on May 12

Posted 04/25/17

Editor and critic Faye Hirsch will moderate the panel discussion with artists Suzanne McClelland, Erica Baum, and Michael St. John on May 12 from 7 to 8:30 pm. Hirsch was a senior editor at Art in America from 2003 to 2012, and remains a contributing editor. She is currently a visiting associate professor and serves as MFA program coordinator at the School of Art + Design at Purchase College, State University of New York and is working on a monograph about painter Lois Dodd.

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Erica Baum to Speak on May 12

Posted 04/6/17

Artist Erica Baum will join Suzanne McClelland and Michael St. John on the May 12th in a roundtable discussion at The Aldrich exploring notions of homage, history, and voice in contemporary art, from 7 to 8:30 pm. The talk will be moderated by editor and critic Faye Hirsch. Mining printed matter, Baum’s work evokes intimate associations within the viewer. Her work is currently on view at the Jewish Museum in “Arcade: Contemporary Art and Walter Benjamin.”

Image: Erica Baum, “Considering” (from the Naked Eye series), 2014. Courtesy of the artist and Bureau, New York.

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Suzanne McClelland, Faye Hirsch, and more!

Posted 03/22/17

Friday, May 12

Explore notions of homage, history, and voice in contemporary culture. Reception follows!

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Gala Benefit and Auction: Honoring Jack Whitten

Posted 03/21/17

Saturday, May 6
6:30 to 10 pm

The Aldrich’s Gala Benefit and Auction is the single most important fundraiser of the year. This event continues the Museum’s tradition of fostering artists who are at the forefront of contemporary art, mounting exhibitions that have a lasting impact in our field, and presenting dynamic education and public programs in our community.

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Community Day with Artist Tony Matelli

Posted 03/21/17

Sunday, May 21

The Main Street Sculpture series returns! Celebrate the day with artist Tony Matelli.

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Tim Salem, Principal, Scotts Ridge Middle School Discusses Empathy in the Classroom

Posted 03/20/17

Thursday, June 1

Topics such as race, socio-economic differences, and identity are difficult themes to approach at any age. Learn how to talk to your students about them in a compassionate way.