Gallery and Art Tour with Riva Blumenfeld
The Friends of the Weston Public Library would like to introduce Riva Blumenfeld, art historian and educator. With 40 years of experience in the art field, Riva was educated in Art History at the Washington University in St. Louis and has taught Art Education at the Museum of Modern Art, the Whitney Museum of American Art and the Guggenheim Museum. Having owned an art gallery in Soho for a short period, Riva has a unique knowledge of New York City’s art scene and offers insight into the sometimes-intimidating world of New York City art galleries. Prior to the pandemic, Riva conducted small group tours of NYC’s art world.
Please join us on January 14th for a tour of four striking art installations at La Guardia Airport in New York City. As part of an $8 billion renovation of LaGuardia Airport in Terminal B arrivals and departure hall that reopened on June 13th. Riva will take us through the installations of Jeppe Hein, Sabine Hornig, Laura Owens and Sarah Sze. Grab your spouse and a cocktail or a cup of tea and enjoy a virtual tour of La Guardia’s art installations and learn about the artists behind the installations.
Riva will be presenting two additional virtual gallery tours on February 11th and March 11th at 7:00.