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All MCAM exhibitions and programs are open to the public. Admission is free unless otherwise stated.

Shimone Attie NOV 7, 2018 ARTIST TALK: SHIMONE ATTIE 4:30 pm, DANFORTH LECTURE HALL Shimon Attie is an internationally renowned visual artist. His artistic practice includes creating site-specific installations in public places, accompanying art photographs, immersive multiple-channel video and mixed-media installations for museums and galleries, and new media works. In many of his projects, he engages local communities in finding new ways of representing their history, memory, and potential futures.
Tim Kopra, Museum Records & Research. NOV 7, 2018 MUSEUM R&R: TIM KOPRA 6:00 pm, BACK GALLERY Join us for the launch of the latest experiments in Museum Records and Research. Tim Kopra combines archival materials and environmental samples from Mills College campus to discover fresh applications for physical and historical data.
Piet Mondrian, Picture no.III, lozenge composition with eight lines and red, 1938. NOV 7, 2018 ART HISTORY LECTURE | NANCY J. TROY: FASHIONING MONDRIAN 7:00 pm, DANFORTH LECTURE HALL Nancy J. Troy is Victoria and Roger Sant Professor in Art at Stanford University. A specialist in modern art, architecture and design in Europe and America, Troy is the author of books about Dutch modernism, French decorative art, and the visual culture of haute couture. Her latest book, The Afterlife of Piet Mondrian, explores the posthumous circulation of this Dutch painter’s work in both elite and popular spheres. Reception to follow. Supported by the Jane Green Endowed Lecture in Art History
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Production still from the Art21 television series Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 9, Episode San Francisco. © Art21, Inc. 2018 NOV 28, 2018 MOVIE + ARTIST TALK: BAY AREA ART IN THE 21ST CENTURY WITH CREATIVE GROWTH 7:00–9:00 pm, DANFORTH LECTURE HALL In partnership with Art 21, MCAM will screen an episode of the current season of Art in the 21stCentury featuring Bay Area artists including Creative Growth Art Center, Katie Grannan, Lynn Hershman Leeson, and Stephanie Syjuco. Creative Growth Director, Tom di Maria, and featured artist William Scott will discuss artmaking in the Bay Area followed by a Q&A.
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