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In honor of the 150th anniversary of Frank Lloyd Wright’s birth this June, New Canaan Library is pleased to welcome Museum of Modern Art educator Molleen Theodore, presenting a MoMA at Work talk, Frank Lloyd Wright at 150: Unpacking the Archive. The event takes place on Tuesday, June 20 at 6:30 p.m. Please register online at newcanaanlibrary.org.
Ms. Theodore will speak about MoMA’s current exhibition Frank Lloyd Wright at 150: Unpacking the Archive. The exhibition comprises approximately 400 works from the 1890s through the 1950s, including architectural drawings, models, building fragments, films, television broadcasts, print media, furniture, tableware, textiles, paintings, and photographs, along with a number of works that have rarely or never been publicly exhibited.
Molleen Theodore has been an Education Lecturer at MoMA since 2007. In addition, she is the Associate Curator of Programs at the Yale University Art Gallery. She has served as the Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Fellow in the Education Department at the Yale Art Gallery, where she supervised students in curating exhibitions, a critic at the Yale School of Art, and a lecturer in
the Department of the History of Art at Yale. Theodore holds a PH.D. from the CUNY Graduate Center with a focus on art of the 1960s and 1970s.