Double Take: The Suit
6:30 – 7:30 pm, Chace Center Galleries
Starts at 6:30 pm.
Custom clothing expert Jim Fortier of Marc Allen Clothiers and RISD Professor of Painting Dennis Congdon discuss the “ultimate original” artist-dandy, late RISD Professor Richard Merkin, who was an inspiration for Artist/Rebel/Dandy: Men of Fashion. Join specialists from various fields as they offer differing views on objects, stimulate thinking about social context, artistic interpretation, and ever-evolving meanings. Free with Museum admission.