Parallel Perspectives: Non-Collecting Museums
Start Day and Time
Wednesday May 10 2-4 p.m.
Venue and Meeting Room
Contemporary Art Museum Saint Louis and Pulitzer Arts Foundation
Bus departs America's Center at 1:30 p.m. and returns at 4:30 p.m. Ticket is required to board bus.As non-collecting institutions, both the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis (CAM) and the Pulitzer Arts Foundation reflect unique positions within the field, raising critical questions about shifting models of the American "kunsthalle." What are their roles? How do they operate? What defines them? Representatives from each institution will offer perspectives, including Alex C. Elmestad, director of learning and engagement at CAM; Kristin Fleischmann Brewer, director of public projects and engagement at the Pulitzer; and Tamara H. Schenkenberg, associate curator at the Pulitzer. Attendees will also have the opportunity to view exhibitions and experience the world-renowned architecture of Tadao Ando at the Pulitzer and Brad Cloepfil at CAM.
Onsite Insights, Transportation Provided