Events

August 26, 2017
11:00am12:00pm

Dornith Doherty: Archiving Eden

Topical Tour

Meet at the Information Desk to view and discuss the photography exhibition Dornith Doherty: Archiving Eden. Doherty, a 2012 Guggenheim Foundation Fellow and currently Distinguished Research Professor at the University of North Texas, traveled the globe to construct a visual meditation on the planet’s botanical diversity by showcasing the work of international seed banks and sharing the pure aesthetic pleasure of seeds and their transformations into plants. No reservations are required.

08/26/2017 11:00am 08/26/2017 12:00pm Dornith Doherty: Archiving Eden Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
August 26, 2017
2:00pm3:00pm

Permanent Collection Tour

Tour

Meet at the Information Desk for a tour of the highlights of the permanent collection of paintings and sculpture led by one of our friendly, knowledgeable docents. No reservations are required.

08/26/2017 2:00pm 08/26/2017 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
August 26, 2017
3:00pm4:00pm

The Polaroid Project: At the Intersection of Art and Technology

Special Exhibition Tour

Meet at the special exhibition entrance for a guided tour of The Polaroid Project. This exhibition surveys the history of the innovative photographic company Polaroid and its intersection with art, science, and technology during the second-half of the twentieth century. Featuring a wide-ranging group of artists, the exhibition showcases the diversity of works produced over several decades.

08/26/2017 3:00pm 08/26/2017 4:00pm The Polaroid Project: At the Intersection of Art and Technology Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public