Editors’ Picks: 8 Great Art and Design Events This Week
October 22, 2018
8. Fantastic Art Revisited: Exhibiting Old Masters and Contemporary Art
Nicholas Hall, a specialist in the field of Old Masters and 19th-century art, and Yuan Fang present a fascinating symposium in conjunction with “Endless Enigma: Eight Centuries of Fantastic Art” at David Zwirner. Curators and directors from some of the world’s leading institutions—the Met, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, MoMA, J. Paul Getty Museum—will discuss the current exhibition and the legacy of Alfred H. Barr Jr.’s 1936 MoMA exhibition, “Fantastic Art, Dada, Surrealism.”
Where: The Kitchen, 512 West 19th Street
When: Saturday, October 27, 12:30–6 p.m.