ASL Tour & Reception

Edith Halpert and the Rise of American Art


Thursday, November 21, 2019
6 – 7:30 pm
Exhibition Galleries

Visitors in the ASL community are invited to explore the exhibition Edith Halpert and the Rise of American Art through a guided tour led by Joyce Hom. The exhibition shows how Edith Halpert promoted a diverse group of living American artist, fundamentally shifting the public’s opinion of whose voices mattered in the art world. Please also join us at Russ & Daughters for a pre-tour reception from 6 - 6:30 pm.

All Access Programs are free of charge and require advance reservation. Please contact or 212.423.3289 for more information or to register.

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Edith Halpert at the Downtown Gallery, surrounded by some of her artists. Photograph from Life Magazine in 1952.

Photograph © Estate of Louis Faurer