KURT SCHWITTERS: COLOR AND COLLAGE
PRINCETON UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM
TUESDAY, MAY 6 - WEDNESDAY, MAY 4, 2011
In May of 2011, the de la Cruz Collection sponsored a trip to Princeton University for the viewing of "Kurt Schwitters: Color and Collage" at the Princeton University Art Museum. The trip involved a tour of the Princeton University campus as well as an introduction to the Museum and guided tour by director James Christen Steward and Haskell curator of Modern and Contemporary Art Kelly Blaum.
This travel opportunity ispart of the iniative the de la Cruz Collection is taking to raise awareness of contemporary art practices and non-traditional art practice platforms.
About the Princeton University Art Museum:
Founded in 1882, the Princeton University Art Museum is one of the leading university art museums in the country. From a founding gift of a collection of porcelain and pottery, the collections have grown to over 72,000 works of art that range from ancient to contemporary art and concentrate geographically on the Mediterranean regions, Western Europe, China, the United States, and Latin America.
Located at the heart of Princeton University, the Museum is committed to advancing the teaching and research missions of this great institution while serving as a gateway to the University for visitors from the community and from distant locations. Welcoming over 100,000 visitors each year, the Museum is pleased to offer a respite from the rush of daily life, a revitalizing experience of extraordinary works of art past and present.