The Personal Stories of Objects
Date: Thursday, January 26, 2017
Time: Stories begin at 7 PM / Bar opens at 5 PM for happy hour
Location: Roger Smith Hotel, 501 Lexington Avenue at 47th Street
This event is free and open to the public
Click here to RSVP to Danika Druttman or call (212) 339-2092
On this intimate evening, four carefully curated storytellers are invited to present an object that has an extraordinary personal story attached to it. The selected participants hail from a broad spectrum of professional disciplines, and their chosen objects represent equally diverse fields of interests and experiences.
Peter Cohen is a New York-based collector of snapshots and vernacular photographs. Cohen has donated significant portions of his collection to museums including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Morgan Library and many others.
Matthew Zolan is the director of global video and new media content at Coach.
Kate March is an American performance artist, director, writer, choreographer, speaker, and producer. She received her BA in Dance from Connecticut College and her MA in Choreography from Middlesex University in London. She is the founder of the immersive performance collective I AM which delivers innovative experiences to a global audience. Often described as experiential, interactive, provocative, and immersive movement theatre, she produces work in London, Berlin, Bangkok, Shanghai, Hong Kong, NYC, Connecticut, Sydney, and Singapore.