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Tour

Public Tours at Dia:Beacon


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27/08/2016 12:30 27/08/2016 15:00 Europe/London Public Tours at Dia:Beacon Dia:Beacon provides guided tours every Saturday and Sunday at 12:30 and 2 pm. Tours are free with admission. Reservations are not necessary but can be made in person at the admissions desk.      Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SU,SA;UNTIL=20260601T235900; Public Tours at Dia:Beacon
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Lecture

A Conversation between Jessica Bell Brown and Eric N. Mack on Sam Gilliam


Dia:Beacon

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23/11/2019 14:00 23/11/2019 23:45 Europe/London A Conversation between Jessica Bell Brown and Eric N. Mack on Sam Gilliam Event DetailsSaturday, November 23, 2019, 2 pm              Dia:Beacon3 Beekman StreetBeacon, New York Free with museum admission. Space is limited and offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Jessica Bell Brown is a writer, curator, and an art historian based in New York. She is currently the consulting curator for Gracie Mansion Conservancy, New York, where she organized She Persists: A Century of Women Artists in New York, 1919–2019 (2019). Bell Brown is a PhD candidate in modern and contemporary art in the department of art and archaeology at Princeton University. Her research explores American painting and identity in the post-civil-rights decade. Before pursuing graduate study, she worked in programming capacities at Creative Time and the Brooklyn Academy of Music. From 2016 to 2017, Bell Brown was the museum research consortium fellow in the department of painting and sculpture at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. As a writer and critic, she has penned critical essays on contemporary artists Sam Gilliam, Eric N. Mack, Kerry James Marshall, Senga Nengudi, Jennifer Packer, Charles Ray, and Wilmer Wilson IV, among others. Her writing and art criticism has appeared in Artforum, the Brooklyn Rail, Flash Art, and Hyperallergic, in addition to catalogues and publications for the Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, Lévy Gorvy, Museum of Modern Art, and Studio Museum in Harlem.   Eric N. Mack was born in 1987 in Columbia, Maryland, and lives and works in New York City. He received his BFA from Cooper Union, New York, in 2010, and his MFA from Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, in 2012. Recent solo presentations of his work include Dye Lens at Scrap Metal Gallery in Toronto (2019–20); In austerity, stripped from its support and worn as a sarong at Power Station in Dallas (2019); Lemme walk across the room at the Brooklyn Museum, New York (2019); and Vogue Fabrics, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York (2017). Mack’s work was included in the 2019 biennial at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Major group exhibitions include In the Abstract, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, North Adams (2017–18); Ungestalt, Kunsthalle Basel, Switzerland (2017); Blue Black, Pulitzer Arts Foundation, Saint Louis, Missouri (2017); Making & Unmaking, Camden Arts Centre, London (2016); and Greater New York, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, New York (2015).      Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY A Conversation between Jessica Bell Brown and Eric N. Mack on Sam Gilliam
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Hudson Valley Free Day


Dia:Beacon

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24/11/2019 00:00 24/11/2019 23:45 Europe/London Hudson Valley Free Day Hudson Valley residents receive free admission to Dia:Beacon on the last Sunday of each month. The Hudson Valley encompasses the following counties: Albany, Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Sullivan, Ulster, Washington, and Westchester. Additionally, City of Beacon residents (including the adjacent Hudson Valley communities of Chelsea, Fishkill, and Glenham) receive free admission to Dia:Beacon every Saturday and Sunday. Please present identification and proof of residence at the admissions desk. Hudson Valley Free Days at Dia:Beacon are made possible by Kiki McMillan, Charlie Pohlad, and the Pohlad family.     Dia:Beacon TURE DD/MM/YYYY Hudson Valley Free Day
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Members’ Event

Member Shopping Days


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29/11/2019 00:00 29/11/2019 23:45 Europe/London Member Shopping Days Event Details November 29-December 30, 2019   Members receive a 30% discount on all Dia publications and a 20% discount on other items purchased online or at the Dia:Beacon bookshop.   Gift memberships are 20% off and include a complimentary Dia journal. Exclusions apply.   Please note: Gift memberships must be purchased either over the phone at 212 293 5514 or in person at Dia:Beacon to receive this special rate. Gift membership offers are not valid online.   Join, renew, or give a gift membership today.         Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=DAILY; Member Shopping Days
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Lecture

Jill Magid on Chantal Akerman


Emily Harvey Foundation

Artists on Artists Lecture Series

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10/12/2019 18:30 10/12/2019 23:45 Europe/London Jill Magid on Chantal Akerman Event DetailsTuesday, December 10, 2019, 6:30 pm Emily Harvey Foundation537 Broadway #2New York City Free for Dia members; $10 general admission; $6 admission for students and seniors Advance ticket purchases are recommended. Tickets are also available for purchase (credit card only) at the door, subject to availability. Jill Magid was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, in 1973. She is an artist, a writer, and a filmmaker. Solo presentations of her work have been held at, among others, the Berkeley Museum of Art in California, Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporáneo in Mexico City, San Francisco Art Institute, Security and Intelligence Agency of the Netherlands, Tate Modern in London, and the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City. She has also participated in Manifesta as well as the Bucharest, Gothenburg, Incheon, Liverpool, Oslo, Performa, and Singapore Biennials. She is the author of four novellas, and her first feature film, The Proposal, premiered at the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival. Magid is an associate faculty member in the Art, Design, and the Public Domain program at the Graduate School of Design, Harvard University, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and an adjunct teacher at Cooper Union in New York. She lives and works in Brooklyn.   Emily Harvey Foundation FALSE DD/MM/YYYY Jill Magid on Chantal Akerman
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Education Program

Saturday Studio


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Saturday Studio

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14/12/2019 10:30 14/12/2019 12:00 Europe/London Saturday Studio Event DetailsSaturday, December 14, 2019, 10:30 am–12 pm Dia:Beacon3 Beekman StreetBeacon, New York Join practicing artists for a free monthly workshop of art making and play in the Learning Lab at Dia:Beacon. Designed for all ages, Saturday Studio is a family friendly program that is most suitable for children ages five and up. All families participating in the Saturday Studio program receive free admission to Dia:Beacon for the day. Saturday Studio begins promptly at 10:30 am on the second Saturday of every month. Space is limited; reservations are recommended. Reservations can be made the week prior to the event until capacity is reached. A limited number of spaces will be available on Saturday, December 14, 2019 on a first-come, first-served basis. The sign-up process begins in the admissions area at 10 am. Reservations open one week in advance of the event. For more information about Saturday Studio artist educators and workshops, sign up for the Saturday Studio mailing list or e-mail beaconprogram@diaart.org.       Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY Saturday Studio