Tour: Jaume Plensa: Talking Continents with Dr. Lyn Wright
10/24/2018, 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art | Free. map
Join us for a guided tour of Jaume Plensa: Talking Continents with Lyn Wright, University of Memphis Associate Professor of Applied Linguistics.
The nineteen stainless steel sculptures included in in the exhibtiion consist of die-cut letters drawn from eight international alphabets: Arabic, Chinese, Cyrillic, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Japanese, and Latin. Join Dr. Lyn Wright for a lively discussion around language and culture, writing systems, and text as art.
This tour is free, but space is limited to 30 participants.
No reservations are required.