A Modern Legacy

Lecture with Alexandra Keiser, Research Curator, Archipenko Foundation

Saturday, January 28, 2017
3:30 – 4:30 pm


Alexandra Keiser, curator of Archipenko: A Modern Legacy, will provide an overview of the exhibition and explore several key works in detail. The lecture will give special notice to Archipenko’s selection of materials, especially ceramics, as well as to his connections to the city of Seattle.

Dr. Keiser has held the position of research curator at the Archipenko Foundation in Bearsville, NY since 2002. Keiser holds a PhD from the Courtauld Institute in London. She publishes and lectures widely on Archipenko.

Alexander Archipenko, Architectural Figure, 1939–54. Painted terra-cotta. Alexander Archipenko © 2017 Estate of Alexander Archipenko/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.


Free tickets may be picked up at the Information Desk one hour prior to the start of the program.

As a special benefit, Frye members may reserve free tickets in advance to guarantee seating. To reserve, call (206) 432-8289 or email rsvp@fryemuseum.org at least two days prior to the event. Each member may reserve two tickets and must claim their tickets at the Information Desk fifteen minutes prior to the start of the program.