Oct. 1

Artist Lecture: Swoon

Caledonia "Callie" Currie, aka Swoon, will speak on her new installation at the DIA

Artist Lecture: Swoon

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Oct. 1, 8, 22, 29 & Nov. 5

The Decalogue

The DFT presents the Polish ten-part masterwork The Decalogue across 5 weekends in October and November.

The Decalogue

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Sept. 30, Oct. 1 & 2

Don't Blink - Robert Frank

A new documentary film about the great photographer and filmmaker Robert Frank by director Laura Israel

Don't Blink - Robert Frank

<div>Don't Blink - Robert Frank</div>

Staff Picks

John Singer Sargent: Mosquito Nets

John Singer Sargent

Mosquito Nets, 1908

“Sargent's portraits are often very formal. This painting is almost sketch-like. It has lots of movement. It's like a snapshot of a moment. ”

Kathryn Flood, Volunteer

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