The Art of Seating: Two Hundred Years of American Design
On View at LSU MOA: March 11–June 6, 2021
Tune in to a virtual gallery talk Sunday, March 14 at 2 p.m. on Zoom to get a virtual look of The Art of Seating exhibition with LSU MOA Curator Courtney Taylor and Dr. Bridget May, Instructor with LSU School of Interior Design and Professor Emerita of Marymount University in Arlington, VA.
Free to attend. Pre-register online. Zoom invite will be emailed the day of the program.
ABOUT THE EXHIBITION The Art of Seating: Two Hundred Years of American Design provides audiences with a unique opportunity to see chair types that usually reside in private homes, withheld from public display. The American Chair Collection is a comprehensive private collection of iconic and historic chairs reaching back from the mid-1800s to pieces from today's studio movement. The exhibition provides an opportunity to see readily recognizable pieces alongside those rarely seen by the public. Click here to learn more about the exhibition.
EXHIBITION SPECIAL FEATURE Chairs from the LSU Museum of Art permanent collection will expand the period of chair design even farther back in history to the 18th century’s Rococo and Baroque designs. For more information about exhibitions and upcoming programming visit www.lsumoa.org and follow the museum on Facebook and Instagram @lsumoa for additional updates