I Myself Have Seen It : Photography and Kiki Smith “Basically, art is just a way to think,” says Smith in her Art:21 segment. “ It’s like standing in the wind and letting it pull you in whatever direction it wants to go.”
Kiki Smith has produced a myriad of works in media such as sculpture, prints, and installations. I Myself Have Seen It: Photography and Kiki Smith explores a number of distinct ways photographs play a central role in Smith’s aesthetic and the creation of her art. Join Henry Chief Curator Elizabeth Brown and acclaimed artist Kiki Smith for a special lecture inaugurating this new Henry exhibition....
Che cosa sono le nuvole? Artworks from the Enea Righi CollectionThe Museion venue welcomes the Righi Collection, one of the most significant private collections of contemporary art, which to date has only been exhibited at the Collection Lambert in Avignon, France. The arrival of the collection represents an important exhibition opportunity for Museion, thanks to a ten year deposit of works in the museum.
The presentation of a selection of works from the Righi Collection aims to elicit reflections on the encounter between the public dimension and the intimate sphere of a private collection. The artists present in both collections, including Roni Horn (NY, 1955), Jana Sterback (Prague, 1955), Robert Barry (NY, 1936), Alighiero Boetti (Turin 1940 – Rome 1994) and Miroslaw Balka (Warsaw, 1958) represent the numerous convergences of vision between the museum and the private coll...