AMAM in the AM, Spring 2019
Third Fridays at 10:15 a.m.
Museum curators lead this series of informal morning talks, which provide a focused discussion about a work of art, or related works of art, on view in the galleries. Please meet in the King Sculpture Court.
January 18: Andrea Gyorody, Ellen Johnson ’33 Assistant Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art
February 15: Kevin Greenwood, Joan L. Danforth Curator of Asian Art
March 15: Andrea Gyorody, Ellen Johnson ’33 Assistant Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art
April 19: Andrea Gyorody, Ellen Johnson ’33 Assistant Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art
May 17: Kevin Greenwood, Joan L. Danforth Curator of Asian Art
Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon
Saturday, March 2, noon–4 p.m., East Gallery
Help close the gender gap on Wikipedia during this annual worldwide event. The 2019 edit-a-thon focuses on creating and improving Wikipedia articles on cis and transgender women in the arts. If you have never edited a Wikipedia page, we’ll teach you! Drop in for as long (or as little) as you want; instruction will be given on a rolling basis. Presented by the AMAM with the Oberlin College Libraries.
Breathe: Mindful Meditation
February 20, March 20, April 17, and May 15, 12:30–1:15 p.m.
Mindful meditation sessions, inspired by artworks in the galleries, will be offered in the East Gallery on February 20 and in the Stern Gallery on March 20, April 17, and May 15 with the exhibition Nature and Nostalgia in Early 20th-Century Japanese Art. Facilitated by experienced practitioners, the sessions are open to all Oberlin College students, faculty, and staff; no prior experience is necessary. Presented by the Allen Memorial Art Museum and the Oberlin College Counseling Center.
Due to limited space, preregistration is recommended. To register, please email email@example.com. Plan to arrive at least 5 minutes early. Bags and outerwear must be stowed in the lockers near the restrooms or on the coat hooks in the back hallway.