On Their Own Terms Gallery Talk

A patchwork quilt made of 25 uniquely designed squares, its most prominent colors are shades of red and brown.
Unrecorded artist, crazy quilt top, 1883, silk, velvet, and other fabrics, overall size: 54 ½ x 54 ½ inches., TX2006.14

Join us in person Wednesday, December 8, at 6:30 pm for a gallery talk for On Their Own Terms, curated by students in the Scribner Seminar “Outsiders? Folk and Self-Taught Artists in the United States,” taught by Assistant Professor of Art History Nancy Thebaut. The students will speak about the process of making the exhibition and share their research and insights into a selection of individual works.

The student co-curators of the exhibition are Max Comora, Ella Copelotti, Paulina Dunn, Chiara Garcia-Ugarte, Izzy Jones, Lily Josephs, Gabe Koff, Dinah Luomanen, Cameron Mitchell, Benedict Nguyen, Lucien Rosado-Soto, Adam Sherif, Erys Smith, Tim Therrien, Kevin Xue and Peer Mentor Paige Meade.

An earlier scheduled gallery talk will take place on Tuesday, December 7, 11:30 am.

Pattern by Abby Fuess ’18
Inspired by the exhibition Other Side: Art, Object, Self
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.