Gallery Walkthrough with Curator Susan L. Talbott

February 15, 2018
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Process and Practice: 40 Years of Experimentation (installation view). Photo credit: Carlos Avendaño.

Join us for a gallery walkthrough of Process and Practice: 40 Years of Experimentation, led by FWM’s Executive Director and Curator Susan L. Talbott. The tour will provide a comprehensive look at Talbott’s curatorial vision and how it links the historical perspectives of FWM’s beginnings to the present day.

Event Information

February 15, 2018
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

The Fabric Workshop and Museum
1214 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

About the Participants

Susan L. Talbott became The Fabric Workshop and Museum’s Executive Director in 2016 following her tenure as Director and CEO of the Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT. Previously, Talbott was Director of Smithsonian Arts, Washington, DC, and in that capacity also served as Acting Director of the National Museum of African Art. Throughout her 40-year career, she held other museum directorial positions and curated numerous exhibitions including Patti Smith: Camera SoloMy Reality: Contemporary Art and the Culture of Japanese Animation and Fred Wilson: Memory.


Major support for Process and Practice: 40 Years of Experimentation is provided by the Coby Foundation, Ltd., with additional support from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Joy of Giving Something, Inc., the Lenore G. Tawney Foundation, and the E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation.

Major support of FWM is provided by the Marion Boulton “Kippy” Stroud Foundation. FWM receives state arts funding support through a grant from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency. Additional support is provided by the Philadelphia Cultural Fund, Agnes Gund, and the Board of Directors and Members of The Fabric Workshop and Museum.