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Lunch/Lecture: "Connecting with Contemporary Art"

Friday, October 7, 2011, 11 am

Anselm Kiefer (German, born 1945). die Milchstrasse (Milky Way), 1985–87. Emulsion paint, oil, acrylic, and shellac on canvas with applied wires and lead, 150 x 222 inches (381 x 563.9 cm). In Celebration of the 125th Anniversary of The Buffalo Fine Arts Academy, General and Restricted Purchase Funds, 1988.

$16 for Members
$23 for non-members (includes lunch)
AK café

Curator of Education Mariann Smith will lead a lecture or discussion, based on the number of participants. This month's topic is "A Selection of Painting from the 1970s through the 1990s." Featured artists include Anselm Kiefer, Neil Jenney, Julian Schnabel, Peter Halley, and Francesco Clemente.

Register in advance to avoid disappointment. Please call 716.270.8292, or complete and mail the M&T FIRST FRIDAYS Registration Form.

If there is not sufficient registration by the Wednesday before the Lunch/Lecture, it will be cancelled and all monies will be refunded or credited toward the next month’s lecture.

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