The Art of Collecting

03/08/2017, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Memphis Brooks Museum of Art | Free. map

Description:

You are invited to a dynamic roundtable discussion around the topic of excellence in art collecting.

Panelists include the founder of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Alice Walton; former NBA player Elliot Perry, and philanthropists Pitt and Barbara Hyde.

What are the benefits of strong collections-building in your community, your state and your region?  How do collections and art museums have a direct impact on their communities?  

This signature event is part of the Brooks’ year-long centennial celebration.

Limited seating is available. First come; first serve.


Kevin Beasley

Untitled (Panel 6), 2016

Resin, acoustic foam, wood, house dresses

Photo: Jean Vong

Courtesy the artist and Casey Kaplan, New York