Peggy Guggenheim: Petersfield to Palazzo A Curator Talk with Louise Weller (Free event)


10 Jul 2024


7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Discover the story behind our exciting exhibition ‘Peggy Guggenheim: Petersfield to Palazzo’ from our Head of Collections and Exhibitions, Louise Weller. 

Join us for this FREE event- booking your place still required.

Learn about Peggy Guggenheim, the ‘art addict’ at the centre of our exhibition. Discover more about Guggenheim’s life in Petersfield, an introduction to the art circles she found herself at the centre of, and her path to becoming a renowned art collector and patron of the 20th century.

Louise Weller will introduce the exhibition and share the experience of developing, researching, and curating Peggy Guggenheim: Petersfield to Palazzo. There will also be the opportunity to visit the exhibition and ask questions to the mind behind the exhibition.

Event Details

We welcome you to join us for this free talk from our Head of Collections and Exhibitions, Louise Weller.

  • Museum and Art Gallery open from 6:00pm
  • Curator’s Talk: 7:00pm – 8:15pm
  • Museum and Art Gallery closes: 9:00pm

Enjoy a fully licensed bar hosted by the Coffee Shop at Petersfield Museum and Art Gallery before and after the Curator Talk.

Peggy Guggenheim: Petersfield to Palazzo is supported using public funding by National Lottery through Arts Council England, a grant from the Weston Loan Programme with Art Fund and by the Henry Moore Foundation.

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