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A Carpet for Conversation at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

  • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum 25 Evans Way Boston, MA, 02115 United States (map)

A Carpet for Conversation

Thursday, December 6, 7pm


Pieranna Cavalchini, Tom and Lisa Blumenthal Curator of Contemporary Art

Sibyl Kempson, Playwright

Christina Nielsen, William and Lia Poorvu Curator of the Collection

Elaine Reichek, Artist-in-Residence(2001)

Nevet Yitzhak (2015 Artist-in-Residence) designed Warcraft, 2014


Join us for a creative twist on the traditional artist or curator talk. Featuring a lively conversation aroundThe Great Bare Mat, a carpet created by Raqs Media Collective in 2013 as a platform for discussion, Elaine Reichek, Nevet Yitzhak, and Sibyl Kempson join curators Pieranna Cavalchini and Christina Nielsen for an open dialogue about history and the stories we share through time.


This program is support by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the Boston Foundation.