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World War I Beyond the Trenches Gallery Tour
Gallery Tours
Robin Jaffee Frank
Mon, June 26th, 2017 | 11:00 am
(Members $24)

Note: This event is sold out



Explore how artists across generations, aesthetic sensibilities, and the political spectrum used their work to depict, memorialize, promote, or oppose the Great War.

Robin Jaffee Frank has organized exhibitions, lectured, and published widely on American visual culture from the colonial to contemporary periods. She served as Chief Curator of the Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford from 2011 to 2016 and is currently curating World War I Beyond the Trenches at the New-York Historical Society.

Please note Margi Hofer is no longer leading this gallery tour.


The Robert H. Smith Auditorium at the New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024


This program has reached capacity. There will be a standby line the morning of the program. Forty-five minutes before the program begins, we will begin handing out standby numbers with members receiving priority. Shortly before the program begins, we would begin selling tickets if we are able to do so. Standby does not guarantee admission.

Advance purchase is required to guarantee seating. All sales are final; refunds and exchanges not permitted. Programs and dates may be subject to change. Management reserves the right to refuse admission to latecomers.

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