Art’scool Educators' Preview
The Long Curve: 150 Years of Visionary Collecting at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery
Wednesday, November 9, 2011, 3–6 pm
FREE for Educators
Stop by the Gallery after school to view three new exhibitions celebrating the history of the Albright-Knox: The Long Curve: 150 Years of Visionary Collecting at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, The Impermanent Collection: The Room of Contemporary Art, 1939–1971, and Living Art: A. Conger Goodyear and Sculpture.
Some of the Gallery’s best-known works are featured in The Long Curve, including works by Vincent van Gogh, Paul Gauguin, Pablo Picasso, Jackson Pollock, Andy Warhol, and many others. All of the works in The Long Curve were acquired with the help of the great collectors and benefactors A. Conger Goodyear, Seymour H. Knox, Jr., Martha Jackson, Natalie and Irving Forman, and Giuseppe Panza di Biumo.
Join us to view the exhibitions on your own or take a tour with a museum educator, learn about our educational resources for the exhibitions, meet with colleagues, take advantage of a discount in shop AK, and enjoy refreshments in AK café.