Exhibition on view May 12, 2011–September 6, 2011
Seeing Gertrude Stein: Five Stories Opening Talk
Guest curators Wanda M. Corn, Robert and Ruth Halperin, Professor Emerita in Art History, Stanford University, and Tirza True Latimer, Associate Professor and Chair of the Graduate Program in Visual and Critical Studies, California College of the Arts, discuss the exhibitionSeeing Gertrude Stein: Five Stories.
Seeing Gertrude Stein: Five Stories has been jointly organized by the Contemporary Jewish Museum in San Francisco and the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
Major support for the exhibition, publication, and related programs has been received through a grant from the Terra Foundation for American Art.
Additional support for the exhibition national tour has been provided by E*TRADE.
Generous support for the exhibition at the Contemporary Jewish Museum has been provided by an anonymous donor; Osterweis Capital Management; Jim Joseph Foundation; the Leavitt Family; Michael and Sue Steinberg; Randee and Joe Seiger; Joyce Linker; Seisel Maibach; and Dorothy R. Saxe. The Koret and Taube Foundations are the lead supporters of the 2010/11 exhibition season at the CJM.
Generous support for the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery has been provided by the Abraham & Virginia Weiss Charitable Trust, Amy and Marc Meadows; Ella Foshay; Catherine V. Dawson; Vicki and Roger Sant; Grace Bender; Johnnie Moore; and Michelle Smith.
Essential support for the publication has been provided by Fred Levin & Nancy Livingston, The Shenson Foundation, in memory of Ben and A. Jess Shenson.