Sculpture Lecture, Calder: The Conquest of Time

November 14, 2017, 7:00 PM-8:00 PM

The Master Lecture Series Sculpture Lecture

Tuesday, November 14 at 7pm

Speaker: Jed Perl

Where: Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

For the first time, renowned author and art critic Jed Perl has put forward the definitive biography of the artist, Calder: The Conquest of Time, The Early Years: 1898-1940. Perl is among the nation’s most acclaimed writers on the visual arts. Perl has written and meticulously researched Calder’s early life among a renowned family or artists through his earliest breakthroughs in Paris between the wars. Following the lecture, Perl will answer questions and sign copies of Calder: The Conquest of Time, The Early Years: 1898-1940. Join us to connect with this extraordinary artistic personality and the iconic sculpture that continues to bring Grand Rapids international acclaim.

Free for GRAM Members and  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park Members. General Admission for non-members.

Registration required. Members, please click here to register.

Please direct any questions to Anna Wolff at awolff@meijergardens.org or call 616.974.9225.