On View: June 17 – September 10, 2023 Weisman Art Museum presents Doug Argue: Letters to the Future, which will be on view through the summer from June 17 – September 10, 2023. Doug Argue emerged onto the Twin Cities art scene in the early 1980s. At the age of twenty-two, he had ﬁlled a studio with sensational, larger than life paintings made on a scale for museums. Their enormous size aside, these gnarly, expressionist images stood apart from current art…
FRIDAY, JUNE 16, 6 – 10 P.M.
Artist Talk: Doug Argue with guest curator Liz Armstrong
Friday, June 16 | 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Friday, June 16 | 7:30 – 10 p.m.
TICKETS: $20 GENERAL ADMISSION
$15 FOR WAM MEMBERS, UMN FACULTY & STAFF
FREE FOR STUDENTS
Purchase tickets at z.umn.edu/Argue_OpeningTix
Join us for an opening talk and reception to celebrate the Weisman’s summer show, Doug Argue: Letters to the Future. The evening will begin with a conversation between Doug Argue and guest curator Liz Armstrong, followed by a party, where you can enjoy summery small bites, a cash bar, music, and get a first look at this arresting exhibition of work.
Ticket proceeds keep the Weisman’s exhibitions and programs going strong. We appreciate your support!
Image credit: Doug Argue, Lobby Bird (detail), 1994. Mixed media on paper. 28 x 40 in. Loan from Lisa Hagani. Image courtesy of the artist.