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Duck Duck Goose

Thursday, October 18, 2012
12:30–1:30 p.m.

In museum education, educators are often taught to pose open-ended questions, allowing for answers that further conversation and understanding. For this project, a selection of works is chosen from MoMA’s collection. Audience members are invited to share their views on each work, but they must observe the rules of the game. Though this project diverges from the format of the children’s game duck, duck, goose, it retains the game’s playful nature and uses the form of childhood games to further an exploration as to what transpires when we talk about art together.

Paula Stuttman (MFA, New York University) is an artist and part-time assistant professor of postwar and contemporary art at the New School of Public Engagement in New York City. She is a lecturer and a Community/Access Educator at MoMA, and is an educator at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and The Jewish Museum.

MoMA Talks: Brown Bag Lunch Lectures (81)

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    The Concrete and Neo-Concrete Movements in Argentina, Brazil, and Venezuela

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    Photographs by JoAnn Verburg

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    From Pavel Tchelitchew's Hide-and-Seek to Andrew Wyeth's Christina's World

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    The Creative Dialogue of the Leaders of the Russian Avant-Garde

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    Geometry and the Birth of Modern Painting

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    European Geometric Tendencies and the Impact of the Cold War

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    Think with the Senses/Feel with the Mind. Art in the Present Tense

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    Art Spiegelman, Rachel Whiteread, Christian Boltanski, and Others Remember the Holocaust

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    The Drawings

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    The Work of Anselm Kiefer

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    A Tribute to Sol LeWitt (1928–2007)

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    The Origins and Development of Japanese Kankyo

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    The Futurist Exhibitions at the Venice Biennale under Fascism, 1928–42

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    Reinventing Color, 1950 to Today

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    documenta 12: Exhibiting Education

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    Commerce and Pop, 1950–68

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    Design and the Elastic Mind

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    The History of Public Art at Rockefeller Center

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    Painting and Film. A Preview

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    A User's Guide to the Architecture of the Beijing Olympics

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    Olafur Eliasson

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    Fabricating the Modern Dwelling

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    Kirchner and the Berlin Street

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    Van Gogh and the Colors of the Night

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    The Contemporary Artist's Book

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    Art and Dementia

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    East and West in the World of Alighiero e Boetti

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    Homage to New York: Jean Tinguely's Destructive Art

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    Building an Audience for Modern Art

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    Painting and Anti-Painting 1927–1937

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    The High Rise and Decline of Low-Income Housing in America

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    Collecting and Museums as Art

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    Joan Miró's Influence on Graphic Design

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    León Ferrari and Mira Schendel

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    Sol LeWitt

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    Measuring Your Own Grave

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    Chagall’s Nomadic Modernism

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    Viennese Architecture and Design Between the Two World Wars

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    Photography's Image of the American West

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    Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo in New York

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    Gabriel Orozco

  43. Jacob Lawrence. (American, 1917-2000). The trains were packed continually with migrants. 1940-41. Tempera on gesso on composition board, 18 x 12" (45.7 x 30.5 cm). Gift of Mrs. David M. Levy. © 2009 Jacob Lawrence

    Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series

  44. Claude Monet
Reflections of Clouds on the Water-Lily Pond
c. 1920

    Monet’s Water Lilies

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    Jackson Pollock, John Cage and William Burroughs

  46. William Kentridge. <i>Drawing from Stereoscope, “Untitled”.</i> 1998–99. Charcoal, pastel, and colored pencil on paper, 47 1/4 x 63" (120 x 160 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of The Junior Associates of The Museum of Modern Art, with special contributions from Anonymous, Scott J. Lorinsky, Yasufumi Nakamura, and The Wider Foundation

    Five Themes

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    Seven Projects by Peter and Alison Smithson

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    The Playground Movement in Chicago

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    Radical Invention 1913–1917

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    Luigi Ontani’s 1970s Painted Photographs

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    New Architectures of Social Engagement

  52. <i>Sweeney Todd.</i> 2007. USA/Great Britain. Directed by Tim Burton. Photo: Leah Gallo

    Tim Burton

  53. Henri Cartier-Bresson. <i>Juvisy, France.</i> 1938. Gelatin silver print, printed 1947, 9 1/8 x 13 11/16" (23.3 x 34.8 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of the photographer. © 2010 Henri Cartier-Bresson/Magnum Photos, courtesy Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson, Paris

    The Modern Century

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    New Activist Practices in Environmental Art

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    The Photography of Sculpture, 1839 to Today

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    Design and the Modern Kitchen

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    The Universal Exposition of 1889 and the Art of Edvard Munch, Paul Gauguin, and Henri Rousseau

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    Abstract Expressionist New York

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    On Line: Drawing Through the Twentieth Century

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    Loie Fuller and the Convergence of Dance and Art

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    Talk to Me: Design and the Communication between People and Objects

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    Psychedelic Light Shows and the New Left Politics

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    The Magic of Plywood

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    Ossip Zadkine and Naum Gabo in Rotterdam

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    Performing the Past: Italian Art and Cinema of the 1960s and 1970s

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    Labarlabolab! Performing Translation in the Museum

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    Duck Duck Goose

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    Are Games Art?

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    Wholeschooling, with Paul Bartow and J. Morgan Puett in conversation

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    Architecture, Popular Culture, and Communication

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    Variations on a Theme Park

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    Swarming and Self-Organization, with Brian Conley

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    Whole Schooling

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    Lived, Constructed, and Imagined in the work of On Kawara, Alighiero e Boetti, and Yoko Ono

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    The Art of Sahrawi Cooking

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    Walter De Maria, Michael Heizer, Robert Smithson, James Turrell, and Others

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    Interrogating the Changing Artwork

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    Artistic Research Science Fair

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    The Art of Agnes Denes, Mona Hatoum, and Richard Long

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    On Meat and Mortality

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    Space, Time, and Architecture

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