Patterson Sims

At the Society’s second meeting of the season our speaker will be Patterson Sims, Associate Curator, Permanent Collection, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Mr. Sims has been at the Whitney Museum since 1976. During that time he has been involved with exhibitions which include the 1977 and 1979 Whitney Biennials, The Decade in Review: Selections from the 1970’s (1979), Reginald Marsh: Selections from the Felicia Meyer Marsh Bequest (1979), and the Jan Matulka Retrospective (1979). He has authored publications on Alan Shields and Jan Matulka as well as 50 years of American Art (Seattle Art Museum 1977). Immediately proceeding our meeting, Mr. Sims will have served as one of the three jurors for The Art Institute’s 78th Exhibition by Artist of Chicago and Vicinity. He will speak on “The Topic of Regionalism.”

The Art Institute of Chicago
Members – $16

05:30PM – 06:15PM – Reception
Members’ Dining Room

06:15PM – 07:30PM – Dining

07:30PM – 09:00PM – Lecture