Going Small: Miniatures Across Time and Cultures


Date: Oct 29
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Where: Theatre
Coffee & Culture

Acting Director of Museums and Galleries (and former avid collector of miniatures), Kate Wolforth, unpacks the allure small things. Drawing on art gallery and museum collections and current exhibitions, the discussion looks at the many reasons makers go small – from tiny carvings made by Dorset people 500-1000 years ago, to Curtis Talwst Santiago’s intricate dioramas built inside jewelry boxes.

Capcity is limited, get your ticket early to secure your spot. You can reserve your ticket online, at the front desk or by calling visitor services at 757-8000.

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