SEP 25 Gallery Talk: Audrey Niffenegger

Step out of the real world and into a Dream World!

Looking for some artistic and intellectual nourishment during your lunch break? Join us on Wednesdays throughout the fall for short gallery talks to explore highlights from special exhibitions and NMWA’s collection with museum staff.

This week, Director of Education Deborah Gaston discusses selections from Awake in the Dream World: The Art of Audrey Niffenegger. The gallery talk will cover the mid-career retrospective of Niffenegger, featuring her book art, works on paper, and paintings.

Discover a fantastic, strange, and mysterious world created by the artist and bestselling author of The Time Traveler’s Wife and Her Fearful Symmetry. The talk and exhibition will reflect Niffenegger’s captivating narrative talent.

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION:

The mid-career retrospective of Audrey Niffenegger showcases the artist’s captivating exploration of life, morality, and magic. Her narratives give insight into universal experiences such as the need for love, the inevitability of death, and the peculiar sensation of the passage of time.