Brain Food: Chief Curator Alicia Longwell on Alan Shields

Alan Shields (American, 1944–2005). Maze, 1981–82. Acrylic and thread on canvas, cotton belting, Velcro, and aluminum pipe, 87 x 219 x 219 inches. Estate of the Artist, courtesy Van Doren Waxter.

Join us in the Lichtenstein Theater for the next installment of the popular, illustrated lunch hour talk series, Brain Food.  Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Chief Curator Alicia Longwell will discuss the exhibition Alan Shields: In Motion. Lunch specials will be available from the Golden Pear Café at the Parrish.

In Motion features selected sculpture, installations, and video documentation focusing on movement in the groundbreaking works of this innovative American artist.

In Motion is organized for the Parrish by guest curator Jill Brienza. 

Alan Shields: In Motion is made possible, in part, by the generous support of the Joseph and Sylvia Slifka Foudation, James Keith Brown and Eric G. Diefenbach, Van Doren Waxter, Barbara Toll/The Evelyn Toll Family Foundation, Jacqueline Brody, Barbara Nessim and Jules Demchick, Cynthia Hostetler and Nicholas Ulanov, Robin and Fred Seegal, Joanne Leonhardt Cassullo/Dorothea Leonhardt Fund, Communities Foundation of Texas, Richard A. Smith, Michèle and Steven Pesner, Patricia Birch, Joa Baldinger and Heiner Friedrich, Beau R. Ott and Anna Bogatin, Max Pine, Janet Roach.
Brain Food: Chief Curator Alicia Longwell on Alan Shields
Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 12:00pm
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