The Museum of Modern Art, Floor 3
George Platt Lynes. *Lincoln Kirstein*. c. 1948. Gelatin silver print, 9 1/2 × 7 3/4" (24.2 × 19.6 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Russell Lynes. © 2019 Estate of George Platt Lynes

MoMA director Glenn Lowry joins exhibition organizers Jodi Hauptman and Samantha Friedman, curators in the Department of Prints and Drawings, to discuss Lincoln Kirstein’s vision and his role as a connector, catalyst, and visionary who shaped and supported American artists and institutions in the 1930s and ’40s.

This session meets in Lincoln Kirstein's Modern, Floor 3.

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.

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This event accompanies Lincoln Kirstein’s Modern.
This event is part of Gallery Sessions.