Indagare Art Club: Art Matters: Contemporary Art Now

Host Natasha Schlesinger is an award-winning art curator and art advisor, whose robust career in the art world includes tenures at major New York galleries and at Christie’s, before she founded her own consulting firm.

10 sessions, January to October 2021 
Fourth Monday of every month, 5:00-6:15 p.m. Dates and times may vary. 
Club Fee: $1,500

  • Monday, January 25, 5:00 p.m. ET: New York City Galleries
    Get an exclusive look at cutting-edge contemporary art shows—from blue-chip galleries such as Hauser and Wirth, David Zwirner, Galeria Nara Roesler, Pace Gallery, and Perrotin—to emerging galleries like Davidson Contemporary and Albertz Benda.

  • Monday, February 22, 5:00 p.m. ET: Contemporary Artists’ Studios
    This presentation will focus on three contemporary artists and their practices. Virtually visit artists’ studios, hear their perspectives on their pieces and process and see work in progress. Artists to be confirmed include Jessica Lichtenstein, Stanley Casselman, Holland Cunningham and Thomas Witte, multimedia artist Peter Gronquist and multimedia conceptual artist Rachel Hovnanian. 

  • Monday, March 15, 5:00 p.m. ET: Alexander Calder: Modern from the Start, MOMA
    This exhibition covers the full scope of Calder’s sculpture, from his earliest wire-and-wood figures to the monumental abstract sculptures of later years, drawing from the MOMA’s collection and the Calder Foundation. 

  • Monday April 26, 5:00 p.m. ET: Julie Mehretu, Whitney Museum 
    This mid-career survey of Julie Mehretu spans more than two decades of the artist’s examination of painting, history, geopolitics, and displacement. It includes approximately 30 paintings and 40 works on paper dating from 1996 to today, as well as her explorations of abstraction, architecture, landscape, scale and, most recently, figuration. 

  • Monday, May 24, 5:00 p.m. ET: Coming soon*
  • Monday, June 28, 5:00 p.m. ET: Coming soon*
  • Monday, July 26, 5:00 p.m. ET: Coming soon*
  • Monday August 23, 5:00 p.m. ET: Coming soon*
  • Monday, September 27, 5:00 p.m. ET: Coming soon*
  • Monday, October 25, 5:00 p.m. ET: Coming soon*

*Note: The courses for May-October 2021 will be confirmed closer to their scheduled dates, as most galleries are still finalizing their 2021 exhibitions.

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Note: Lectures will be recorded and can be made available, if you are unable to attend a session. Attendance at every session, however, is recommended for an optimal learning experience, as there will be Q&A and discussion in all Indagare Clubs.

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