The German Language Society is inviting us to join them again. This month the presentation is by Daniela Schmidt-Langels a noted Berlin-based documentary film maker who will discuss (in German) and screen her most recent film
“MÉRET OPPENHEIM – EINE SURREALISTIN AUF EIGENEN WEGEN”
FRIDAY, APRIL 25, 2014, 8:00 p.m. at the Embassy of Switzerland, 2900 Cathedral Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20008
Parking on Embassy grounds available. Metro: Woodley Park Daniela Schmidt-Langels will screen and discuss her most recent film on the life and work of
Méret Oppenheim [masked]), the great Surrealist artist known for her daring and provocative artistic creations, such as “Breakfast in Fur” acquired by MOMA in 1935.
Born in Berlin, Méret Oppenheim worked in Paris in the circle of Surrealists around André Breton, Alberto Giacometti, Marcel Duchamp and Max Ernst and went on to produce more than 1500 works.
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Sponsored by the German Language Society in cooperation with the Embassy of Switzerland on the occasion of the opening of the exhibition “Méret Oppenheim: Tender Friendships” at the National Museum of Women in the Arts on April 26.
Refreshments will be provided. Please note that this event begins at 8:00 PM.
Admission is free.
Reservations are required by April 25.
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