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      December 20, 2019

       

      101 Museum Drive
      Palm Springs, California 92262

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      Folk Art


      Folk Art

      This event is part of Mondays @ the Museum lecture series.

      Speakers:
      Laura Addison

      Curator of North American & European Folk Art,
      Museum of International Folk Art, Santa Fe
      Christine Knoke Hietbrink

      Deputy Director and Chief Curator, Mingei International Museum

      Folk Art encompasses many varied and distinguishing factors, including roots in tradition, expression, and utility. Curator Laura Addison outlines Alexander Girard’s perspective on Folk Art, his collecting practices, and the design for his wing at the International Folk Art Museum. Curator Christine Knoke Hietbrink details a larger look at self-taught, vernacular and outsider art within the movement’s American history.


      • 15% off at Persimmon Bistro with Mondays @ the Museum tickets on program dates.
      • For member or series pricing, please call the Box Office at 760-325-4490
      • Complimentary admission for our Patron Level Members and above. Show your membership card at the box office for your ticket.


      The Mondays @ the Museum Lecture Series is sponsored by The Coeta and Donald Barker Foundation.

      Image Credit: Poland set, Multiple Visions: A Common Bond, designed by Alexander Girard, 1982, Museum of International Folk Art. Photo courtesy MOIFA.

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