IMAGE: Fall 2019 Members' Preview & Opening Reception, The Sorcerer's Burden: Contemporary Art and the Anthropological Turn, The Contemporary Austin - Jones Center on Congress Avenue, 2019. Photography by Brian Fitzsimmons.

Members’ Preview & Opening Reception:
Nicole Eisenman: Sturm und Drang

Members are invited to preview and celebrate our Spring 2020 exhibition by artist Nicole Eisenman, recipient of the museum’s 2020 Suzanne Deal Booth / FLAG Art Foundation Prize, before it opens to the public!

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IMAGE: LEFT: Nicole Eisenman. Image courtesy the artist and Vielmetter Los Angeles. Photograph © Nathan Perkel. RIGHT: Sarah Nicole Prickett. Photograph by Maciek Kobielski.

Nicole Sarah Eisenman + Sarah Nicole Prickett: Conversation

Artist Nicole Eisenman joins art critic, editor, and journalist Sarah Nicole Prickett in conversation upon the opening of Eisenman’s new solo exhibition, Sturm und Drang.

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IMAGE: Nicole Eisenman, Heading Down the River on the USS J-Bone of an Ass, 2017. Oil on canvas. 125 x 105 inches. Ovitz Family Collection, Los Angeles. Artwork © Nicole Eisenman. Image courtesy the artist and Vielmetter Los Angeles. Photograph by David Johnson.

First-Look Exhibition Tour

Curator’s Circle and Director’s Circle members are invited to join Chief Curator Heather Pesanti for an intimate tour of the exhibition Nicole Eisenman: Sturm und Drang.

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IMAGE: Queer X Design: 50 Years of Signs, Symbols, Banners, Logos, and Graphic Art of LGBTQ (Black Dog & Leventhal, 2019). By Andy Campbell.

Attached to History: Queer Archives and Contemporary Art and Design

Art historian, curator, and critic Andy Campbell will speak about his current and forthcoming book projects, and read an excerpt from his book Bound Together: Leather, Sex, Archives and Contemporary Art.

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IMAGE: Art Free-for-All 2019. Photograph by Brian Fitzsimmons.

Art Free-for-All

Get to know all The Contemporary has to offer during this free, family-friendly open house at Laguna Gloria!

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