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Douglas Crimp, art historian and critic, University of Rochester, will discuss and sign copies of his recently published autobiography Before Pictures, January 8, 2:00 p.m., National Gallery of Art, East Building Auditorium.

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Joan Jonas, artist; and Jason Moran, pianist and artistic director of jazz, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, will discuss their Kennedy Center collaboration Jason + Joan: Reanimation, with Lynne Cooke, senior curator, special projects in modern art, February 5, 2:00 p.m., National Gallery of Art, East Building Auditorium.

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Andrea della Robbia, Prudence, c. 1475. Lent by The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1921

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Henry Peter Bosse, Construction of Rock and Brush Dam, L.W. 1891, 1891, cyanotype, National Gallery of Art, Washington, Gift of Mary and Dan Solomon

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Sarah Greenough, senior curator and head, department of photographs, National Gallery of Art, will present "Slipping into the World as Abstractions": Georgia O'Keeffe's Abstract Portraits, January 22, 2017, 2:00 p.m., National Gallery of Art, East Building Auditorium.

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In celebration of Stuart Davis: In Full Swing, internationally known performer and founder and director of American Embassy of Dance, Joseph Monroe Webb's lecture Freedom Sound/Do You Hear Me? will touch on communication through dance movement and sound, January 29, 2:00 p.m., National Gallery of Art, East Building Auditorium.

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Alexander S. C. Rower, Alexander Calder's grandson and president, Calder Foundation, will discuss Calder Tower with Harry Cooper, curator and head, department of modern art, 2:00 p.m., February 26, National Gallery of Art, East Building Auditorium. Installation view of Alexander Calder: A Survey in East Building, Tower 2 galleries. Copyright © 2016 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo by Rob Shelley. Photo Copyright © 2016 Board of Trustees, National Gallery of Art, Washington

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Harry Cooper, curator and head, department of modern art, National Gallery of Art, will discuss Calder Tower with Alexander S. C. Rower, Alexander Calder's grandson and president, Calder Foundation, February 26, 2:00 p.m., National Gallery of Art, East Building Auditorium.

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Dianne Waggoner, curator of 19th-century photographs, National Gallery of Art, will discuss the exhibition East of the Mississippi: Nineteenth-Century American Landscape Photography and sign copies of the catalog, March 12, 2:00 p.m., National Gallery of Art, East Building Auditorium.

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Lynne Cooke, senior curator, special projects in modern art, National Gallery of Art, talks with Douglas Crimp, art historian and critic, University of Rochester, about his autobiography Before Pictures, January 8, 2:00 p.m., National Gallery of Art, East Building Auditorium.

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Alison Luchs, National Gallery of Art, curator of early European sculpture and deputy head of sculpture and decorative arts, will lecture on Sculpting with Color in Renaissance Florence: An Introduction to the Dell Robbia Exhibition, February 5, noon, National Gallery of Art, East Building Auditorium.

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Christina Bryan Rosenberger, art historian, will discuss and sign copies of the book Drawing the Line: The Early Work of Agnes Martin, March 19, 2:00 p.m.

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On February 5, at noon, Theaster Gates, artist, will talk with Sarah Newman, exhibition guest curator of In the Tower: Theaster Gates, on view March 5–September 4, 2017 in the East Building Tower.

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