Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Events

  • Civic Leader and Art Collector: Sallie Casey Thayer and an Art Museum for KU
  • Gallery Talk
  • 11/12/2017
  • 14:00-15:00
  • The University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
  • Host: Spencer Museum of Art
Event Description
Delve into this exhibition celebrating our collection’s centennial with Curator and Director of Academic Programs Celka Straughn as your guide. Discover the collecting motivations of visionary philanthropist Sallie Casey Thayer and learn how her ideas continue to inform teaching, learning, and research at the Museum today. Up Close gallery talks reveal the personal stories behind exhibitions