Gallery Talk: Peter Shire
Sunday, March 10, 2013 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM (CDT)
Baton Rouge, LA
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Free with Museum Admission, Fifth Floor.
Tour the exhibition with the artist who conceived, designed and created the works on view in Practically Absurd: Art & Design by Peter Shire. Learn why, for the past four decades, Shire has created a name for himself with his functional, beautiful and forward ways of thinking about the role of art & design.
When & Where
LSU Museum of Art, Shaw Center for the Arts
The LSU Museum of Art is a dynamic venue located on the fifth floor of theShawCenterfor the Arts in downtownBaton Rouge. In addition to holding one of the largest university-affiliated art collections in the South, the museum presents world-class touring exhibitions of regional, American, and European painting, sculpture, decorative arts, works on paper, and photography. The Museum’s 5000-work collection is highlighted in galleries of American and British portraiture and decorative arts, American Arts and Crafts pottery, Chinese Jade, and modern and contemporary paintings and sculptures, with a focus on Southern artists. The LSU Museum of Art is a gateway connecting the University and the community at large to a diverse range of artistic styles and periods.