Gallery Talk: From the Andes to the Caribbean: American Art from the Spanish Empire
Thursday, April 6, join exhibition designer Madelyn Albright for an in-depth discussion about one of the works in the exhibition "De los Andes al Caribe: El arte americano desde el imperio español/From the Andes to the Caribbean: American Art from the Spanish Empire," on view until Sunday, July 30. Featuring nearly 50 objects from Harvard Art Museums collections and Carl & Marilynn Thoma Foundation, the exhibition explores how American material and mineral wealth fueled global trade, changed the course of visual history and has had an impact on modern politics that continues today.
Gallery talks are limited to 18 people, and reservations are required. At 10 a.m. the day of the event, reservations will open and may be arranged online. The gallery talk reservation will also serve as a general museum reservation. If required, visitors will pay the museum admission fee upon arrival.