a bluish tinged wall with a hole through it

“Blue with Exceptions,” B16576 from George Air Force Base, John Divola, 2020. Courtesy of John Divola. 

Member Events

Exhibition Spotlight Event | Survey Science Reimagined

Tuesday, June 4, 2024, 6-8 p.m.

Admission:
Reservations required. | RSVP to Charles MacConochie at cmacconochie@theautry.org or call 323.495.4263.
RSVP/Reservations:
Available to Autry Members at the Supporter, Patron and Curator’s Circle levels

Join us for an evening of exploration and discovery through The Autry’s newest exhibition Out of Site: Survey Science and the Hidden West. Gain a unique perspective from lead curator Amy Scott with artists Kim Stringfellow and Hillary Mushkin as they discuss the roles of survey science and visual art in recording, promoting and celebrating Western lands.  


Schedule of events:  

6 p.m. | Reception begins with light fare, beverages including wine and beer. Exhibition opens.

6:30 p.m. | Opening remarks by Stephen Aron, Autry Museum President & CEO followed by a discussion, featuring:  

Amy Scott, The Marilyn B. and Calvin B. Gross Curator of Visual Arts and The Autry’s Vice President of Research and Interpretation

Hillary Mushkim, Artist and Research Professor of Art and Design at California Institute of Technology.  

Kim Stringfellow, Artist and Professor Emeritus at San Diego State University School of Art & Design.  

7:15 p.m. | Discussion ends, and tours of the exhibition begin.


This is a benefit of Autry Museum Supporter, Patron and Curator Circle Members. For more information, please visit theAutry.org/Events, or contact Charles MacConochie at 323.495.4326. 

Exhibition Sponsors

This exhibition is among more than 60 exhibitions and programs presented as part of PST ART. Returning in September 2024 with its latest edition, PST ART: Art & Science Collide, this landmark regional event explores the intersections of art and science, both past and present. PST ART is presented by Getty. For more information about PST ART: Art & Science Collide, please visit: pst.art 

Land Acknowledgment

The Autry Museum of American West acknowledges the Gabrielino/Tongva peoples as the traditional land caretakers of Tovaangar (the Los Angeles basin and So. Channel Islands). We recognize that the Autry Museum and its campuses are located on the traditional lands of Gabrielino/Tongva peoples and we pay our respects to the Honuukvetam (Ancestors), ‘Ahiihirom (Elders) and ‘Eyoohiinkem (our relatives/relations) past, present and emerging.

The Autry Museum in Griffith Park

4700 Western Heritage Way

Los Angeles, CA 90027-1462
Located northeast of downtown, across from the Los Angeles Zoo.
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Free parking for Autry visitors.


MUSEUM AND STORE HOURS
Tuesday–Friday 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Saturday–Sunday 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

DINING
Food Trucks are available on select days, contact us for details at 323.495.4252.
The cafe is temporarily closed until further notice.