David Hammons. *Untitled (Night Train)*. 1989. Glass bottles, caps, silicone glue, and coal, dimensions variable, approximately 30 x 42 x 42" (76.2 x 106.7 x 106.7 cm). Gift of the Hudgins Family in memory of Lawrence D. “Butch” Morris

According to David Hammons, “outrageously magical things happen when you mess around with a symbol.” Join us for a closer look at how Hammons created a vocabulary of symbols from everyday life and transformed them into works that defy categorization.

This session is led by Angela Garcia.

Join us for lively conversations and engaging activities, facilitated by Museum educators, that offer insightful and unusual ways to engage with MoMA’s collection and special exhibitions.

Gallery Sessions are free for members and Museum admission ticket holders. No registration is required. Groups meet in the Marron Atrium, Floor 2.

FM headsets for sound amplification are available for all talks.

  1. Thursday, March 28,
    11:30 a.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor 2, Marron Atrium
  2. Wednesday, February 27,
    11:30 a.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor 2, Marron Atrium
  3. Wednesday, January 23,
    1:30 p.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor 2, Marron Atrium
  4. Wednesday, January 16,
    1:30 p.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor 2, Marron Atrium
  5. Wednesday, January 9,
    1:30 p.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor 2, Marron Atrium
This event accompanies The Long Run.
This event is part of Gallery Sessions.