I HEARD A VOICE - THE ART OF LESLEY DILL

May 15 - September 13, 2009

Language is the touchstone, the pivot point of all my work.
- Lesley Dill

Related Programming

Thursday, June 11 - Sunday, June 14, 2009

Members' Double Discount Days at the Museum Shop!*

June 11 10- 4
June 12 10- 8
June 13 10- 4
June 14 12- 4

*With current SCMA Membership card.


June 12, 2009

4-8 PM FREE Second Friday at the Museum

4-6 PM Second Friday Fun! (ages 4+ with adult)
Hands-on art activity: Create your own poetry collage inspired by Lesley Dill's work and techniques.

4-6 PM Cunningham Center open

5:30 PM Artist on Art Lecture: Lesley Dill
Renowned contemporary artist (American, born 1950) will present a talk about her installations, sculpture, community projects, and photography, as well as how her work is incorporated into a new opera based on Emily Dickinson's poetry (see July 10 for details).
Weinstein Auditorium, Wright Hall, Smith College. Open seating.

PLEASE BE SEATED: Reserved seating for Museum Members.
Reserve by Wednesday, June 10 for June 12 Artist on Art Lecture.
Membership Office: (413) 585-2777
SCMAmembers@smith.edu

Informal reception and book-signing with the artist in the Museum Atrium immediately following the lecture.

Special catalogue offer for Members:
I Heard a Voice: The Art of Lesley Dill
,
Hunter Museum of American Art, price $50.
Order the catalogue online or by phone with $8 additional shipping, or pick it up in the Shop. Members 10% discount with current card.
To order call Nan Fleming, (413) 585-2779. Limited quantities available.


July 10, 2009

4-8 PM FREE Second Friday at the Museum

4-6 PM Second Friday Fun! (ages 4+ with adult)
Hands-on art activity: Create a painting using the pointillism technique inspired by Woman with a Monkey (in the Museum's permanent collection) by the impressionist artist, Georges Seurat (French, 1859-1891).

4-6 PM Cunningham Center open

6-6:30 PM Artist on Art: Join Angela Zammarelli to hear her perspective on a work of art in the Museum's permanent collection.

8 PM Immediately following Second Friday:
FREE showing of "Divide Light" a film of a new opera conceived and directed by Lesley Dill, composed by Richard Marriott, filmed by Ed Robbins, and based on the language of Emily Dickinson (NYC Film Premier: March 2009)
Location TBA

September 11, 2009

4-8 PM FREE Second Friday at the Museum
"Night at Your Museum" - an annual event for Smith students and the Community

4-6 PM Second Friday fun! (ages 4+ with adult)
Hands-on art activity

4-6 PM Cunningham Center open

Time TBA Artist on Art: Lesley Dill will lead a gallery talk

(All programs and dates subject to change.)