Museum: Space, Trace, or Place?
4:00 PM–5:00 PM
Old Capitol Museum Senate Chamer
21 N. Clinton St, Iowa City
The first keynote speaker will be Johanna Burton, whose expertise in performance studies has inflected her work as a curator, educator, scholar, and now as the Director of the Wexner Center for the Arts at The Ohio State University—one of the nation’s foremost academic art museums. In her opening lecture, “Museum: Space, Trace, or Place?” Burton will reflect on the overlapping roles that museums play as sites of display, performance, engagement, and community building.
Lauren Lessing, director of the UI Stanley Museum of Art, will introduce the lecture.
Cost: FREE and open to all
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