This Week at CMA: Dana Schutz: Eating Atom Bombs, In Conversation: Dana Schutz & Nell Painter, Brett Weston: Photographs
Check out these five must-attend events this week at the CMA!
CMA at Transformer Station
Opening Sat, 1/20
This exhibition debuts a new series of paintings by Schutz that focuses on the precariousness of our current political and social moment. On view at the Transformer Station. Join us for an opening reception at Transformer Station on Fri, 1/19, 6:00–9:00 p.m.
|In Conversation: Dana Schutz and Nell Painter
Schutz joins acclaimed historian and artist Nell Painter in a public conversation about the possibilities and limitations of painting as a medium.
|Close-Looking Session: Dana Schutz’s Eating Atom Bombs
In each 30-minute session, explore select works in Dana Schutz: Eating Atom Bombs through a series of questions that examine the connection between the state of America today and Schutz’s sculptures and paintings. Free; registration required.
Brett Weston: Photographs
Opening Sun, 1/21
“Nature is a great artist. The greatest,” said photographer Brett Weston, who made it his primary subject matter. Drawn from the museum’s collection, this exhibition surveys four decades of his work and debuts more than 40 photographs from the Brett Weston Archive donated to the museum in 2017 by collector Christian Keesee.
More than 50 prints and drawings from the early 20th century depict responses to urban life, the nude, landscape, and war. Together they show how the Expressionists’ new graphic language disrupted and distorted traditional artistic themes to describe both a modern utopia and a hell on earth.
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