CUNY TV logo

 

This edition: Agnes Gund, President Emerita, The Museum of Modern Art

Episode Details

Original tape date: March 14, 2006.

Ms. Agnes Gund whose family has always been into art, has spent most of her adult life promoting beauty and the spirit of art. Starting in her 20's, in 1967, as a member of the International Council of the Museum of Modern Art, Ms. Gund discusses the procedures used to purchase and accept gifts of art for the museum. She defines the difference between modern art and contemporary art and describes the roles of women in the art world. Ms. Gund encourages every one to collect art as she explains that even the tiniest apartment can still have a collection started on very little money. She also touches on her role on the WTC Committee and her resignation over the changed designs.

Guest List

Ronnie M. Eldridge Host, Eldridge & Co.

Agnes Gund President Emerita, The Museum of Modern Art

  • Michael Powell: "Sports of the Times" Columnist
  • Wednesday, October 24 - 9:00am, 4:00pm
  • Wednesday, October 31 - 10:00pm
  • Saturday, November 3 - 7:00pm
  • Sunday, November 4 - 8:00pm
  • Wednesday, November 7 - 9:00am, 4:00pm
  • Sarah Bartlett: Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism
  • Wednesday, October 24 - 10:00pm
  • Saturday, October 27 - 7:00pm
  • Sunday, October 28 - 8:00pm
  • Wednesday, October 31 - 9:00am, 4:00pm
  • tba
  • Wednesday, November 7 - 10:00pm
  • Saturday, November 10 - 7:00pm
  • Sunday, November 11 - 8:00pm
  • Wednesday, November 14 - 9:00am, 4:00pm
  • tba
  • Wednesday, November 14 - 10:00pm
  • Saturday, November 17 - 7:00pm
  • Sunday, November 18 - 8:00pm