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August 4, 2016

Martin Puryear Bearing Witness Gallery Talk and Walk at the Smithsonian American Art Museum

Smithsonian American Art Museum sculpture curator Karen Lemmey and fine art specialist Bill Caine of the GSA Art in Architecture Program will deliver a gallery talk as part of Martin Puryear: Multiple Dimensions on Thursday, August 4 at 5:30 PM. Karen Lemmey and Bill Caine will discuss the importance of public art and examine Puryear’s maquettes for Bearing Witness and the new forty-foot high Big Bling. A site visit to view Bearing Witness at the Ronald Reagan Building follows the talk.

The talk is free and open to the public.

For more information, please visit the Smithsonian American Art Museum's website.

Thursday, August 4
5:30 PM
Tour meets in the G Street Lobby of the Smithsonian American Art Museum