Reservations

Make a Reservation:

1. Click the reservations button for whichever lecture or program you wish to register. 2. Click Register in the top-right if this is your first time registering on the Bruce Museum website and complete the form. **Note: When you sign-in and register for lectures and programs, the price of tickets for non-members will still show up until you get to the very end of the checkout process. 

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Email info@brucemuseum.org if you need assistance with your reservation.


 

Wednesday, September 4, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

The Price of Everything Film Screening

A special preview of The Price of Everything the evening before Bruce Museum Presents… Generation ♀: How Contemporary Women Artists Are Re-Shaping Today’s Art World

(Dir. Nathaniel Kahn, 2018, 105 min, NR)

With unprecedented access to pivotal artists and the white-hot market surrounding them, The Price of Everything dives deep into the contemporary art world, holding a mirror up to our values and our times – where everything can be bought and sold. 

Appearing in the film:

Oliver Barker, Ed Dolamn, Larry Poon, Mary Boone, Stefan Edlis, Paula De Luccia Poons, Gavin Brown, Jeff Koons, Gerhard Richter, Connie Butler, Margaret Lee, Barbara Rose, Amy Cappellazzo, Marilyn Minter, Inga Rubenstein, George Condo, Sabine Moritz-Richter, Jerry Saltz, Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Gael Neeson, Paul Schimmel, Simon de Pury, Alex Nemerov, Serge Tiroche, Jeffrey Deitch, Holly Peterson, and Dennis Yares 

Advanced registration is required Doors open 6:20 pm; Film screening begins at 6:30 pm.


Thursday, September 5, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Generation ♀: How Contemporary Women Artists Are Re-Shaping Today’s Art World

Jennifer Blei Stockman, a collector of contemporary artwork and producer of Emmy-nominated, Nathaniel Kahn-directed documentary, The Price of Everything, moderates a wide-ranging dialogue and exploration with four major contemporary women artists: painter and sculptor Nicole Eisenman; conceptual visual artist Lin Jingjing; painter and sculptor Paula DeLuccia Poons; and photographer and filmmaker Laurie Simmons.

Doors open 5:50 pm; reception begins at 6:00 pm, followed by panel and Q&A, 7:00-8:30 pm. 

(A free screening of  The Price of Everything will take place on Wednesday, September 4, at 6:30 pm, in the Bruce Museum’s Bantle Lecture Gallery. Advanced registration is required.)

Cancellation Policy:

Canceled tickets will be refunded in full if canceled at least 24 hours ahead of the event. Cancellations made on the day of the event will not receive a refund. Please call (203) 869-0376 with any questions.

Members must create an account or sign-in by clicking the register or sign-in the upper right-hand corner to sign up for this member opening. To join the Bruce Museum and receive year-round benefits,  please click here.


Thursday, September 12, 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Bruce Experiences: Members-Only - Dr. Daniel Ksepka, Curator of Science

Dr. Daniel Ksepka, Curator of Science, will present on the Science galleries renovation. Designed by Bruce staff and Metcalfe architectural firm, “Natural Cycles Shape Our World” will be the theme of the permanent Science gallery. Join us for an insider look at the future of the Bruce Science Galleries!


Thursday, October 3, 6:00 - 8:30 pm

From the Bottom of the World: The Art and Science of Antarctica

From the Bottom of the World will convene peerless experts in the art and science of this unique and fragile continent. Two research scientists from Columbia University’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Jonny Kingslake, and Kirsty Tinto, will reveal their startling new findings, while acclaimed photographer Rick Sammon will remind us of Antartica’s extraordinary beauty. Leonard Jacobs moderates this timely intersectional conversation. The evening’s sponsor is Crystal Cruises, which specializes in expedition voyages, including cruises to the polar regions.

Doors open 5:50 pm; reception begins at 6:00 pm, followed by panel and Q&A, 7:00-8:30 pm. 

Cancellation Policy:

Canceled tickets will be refunded in full if canceled at least 24 hours ahead of the event. Cancellations made on the day of the event will not receive a refund. Please call (203) 869-0376 with any questions.

Members must create an account or sign-in by clicking the register or sign-in the upper right-hand corner to sign up for this member opening. To join the Bruce Museum and receive year-round benefits,  please click here.


Thursday, November 7, 6:00 - 8:30 pm

Rewind/Fast-Forward: Celebrating the Artist Documentaries of Olympia Stone

Olympia Stone is an independent producer of award-winning documentary films about art and artists. Join Olympia and two of her artist subjects—James Grashow (The Cardboard Bernini) and Elizabeth King (Double Take: The Art of Elizabeth King)—for a retrospective of these astonishing and illuminating films, and their maker. Moderated by Leonard Jacobs.

Doors open 5:50 pm; reception begins at 6:00 pm, followed by panel and Q&A, 7:00-8:30 pm. 

Cancellation Policy:

Canceled tickets will be refunded in full if canceled at least 24 hours ahead of the event. Cancellations made on the day of the event will not receive a refund. Please call (203) 869-0376 with any questions.

Members must create an account or sign-in by clicking the register or sign-in the upper right-hand corner to sign up for this member opening. To join the Bruce Museum and receive year-round benefits,  please click here.


Thursday, December 5, 6:00 - 8:30 pm

Can Art Drive Change on Climate Change? An Evening with Alexis Rockman

Among current American artists profoundly motivated by nature and its future—from the specter of climate change to the implications of genetic engineering—Alexis Rockman holds a high place of honor. Join us for a night of eye-popping discussion and debate featuring Alexis Rockman as well as a specially curated panel of thought leaders in contemporary art and science.

Doors open 5:50 pm; reception begins at 6:00 pm, followed by panel and Q&A, 7:00-8:30 pm. 

Cancellation Policy:

Canceled tickets will be refunded in full if canceled at least 24 hours ahead of the event. Cancellations made on the day of the event will not receive a refund. Please call (203) 869-0376 with any questions.

Members must create an account or sign-in by clicking the register or sign-in the upper right-hand corner to sign up for this member opening. To join the Bruce Museum and receive year-round benefits,  please click here.