People gathered in a Carter gallery look at sculptures on pedestals and prints on the walls.

The World Outside Closing Weekend

Event Details

Event Date

  • Saturday, January 6, 11 a.m.–4 p.m.

Event Location


Event Description

Celebrate the closing weekend of the Carter-organized exhibition The World Outside: Louise Nevelson at Midcentury with tours, art making, gallery activities, and more! 

Free! Reservations are not required.


11 a.m.–noon 

Docent Guided Tour | The World Outside
Join a Carter docent and explore over 50 defining artworks by postwar artist Louise Nevelson, including wall works, installations, drawings, and prints from across the country.

11 a.m.–4 p.m.

Family Scavenger Hunt | The World Outside
Pick up a scavenger hunt and see how many objects you can find within Nevelson’s sculptures!

Audio Stops | The World Outside
Check out the audio stops in the exhibition and hear contemporary artists, curators, and others as they share insight on Nevelson’s life and work.

Family Pop-up activity | Atrium
Create your own soft assemblage inspired by Louise Nevelson’s sculptural landscapes.

1–3 p.m.

Exhibition Hosts | The World Outside
Chat with a Carter Exhibition Host who can share an exhibition introduction, offer artwork insight, answer questions, and help you navigate your way through Nevelson’s wall works, installations, and prints.

1–4 p.m.

Monochromatic Printmaking | Library
Create your own monochromatic artwork inspired by Nevelson’s sculptures. Led by Carter Community Artist Rebecca Shewmaker. Supplies limited to the first 200 people.

2:30–3:30 p.m.

Curator Tour | The World Outside
Get the insider scoop on the exhibition with curator Shirley Reece-Hughes to learn more about Louise Nevelson’s life and artistic practice.