This too shall pass: The work of Erick Swenson

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Event:

This too shall pass: The work of Erick Swenson

Date:

May 19, 2018 02:00pm-04:00pm

Location:

Henry R. Luce Gallery


Event Information:

See the fantastic, engrossing exhibition Abstruction: The Sculpture of Erick Swenson then join in a spirited discussion on it. Swenson’s hyper-realistic work poses questions about mortality and the transient nature of life. How do science people respond to it? Find out from environmental microbiologist Darin Hayakawa and senior archeologist Alex Morrison of International Archaeological Research Institute, Inc. who will discuss mortality as it relates to their professions and experience.

Admission: $20 general | $10 museum members

Ne Plus Ultra (detail), 2010
Urethane resin, acrylic paint
Courtesy of the artist and Talley Dunn Gallery
Photograph: Kevin Todora