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Odd Couples: Objects in Conversation

March 19, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Join Ackland Graduate Intern Sarah Farkas and Object Based Teaching Fellow Erin Dickey for a guided look at artwork from opposite corners of the Ackland’s collection. See how unexpected pairings can lead to exciting new insights!

They will be looking at Louise Bourgeois’s Crouching Spider and the bronze Mother and Child.

This program will be held virtually, via Zoom. Registered participants will receive a link to join the program in a separate email.

Registration is limited.


Unidentified Artist: “Mother and Child,” 1st millennium BCE; bronze, 2 3/16 x 1 13/16 x 1/4 in. (5.6 x 4.6 x 0.6 cm), Ackland Art Museum, Gift of John A. Wedda, 2002.26.3