Join us on Tuesday, February 6, as we kick off the 2018 Leadership Circle Lecture Series with a public lecture from the Chief Curator of The Andy Warhol Museum, José Diaz.
A native of Miami, José Carlos Diaz is the Chief Curator at The Andy Warhol Museum and a 2018 Fellow at the Center for Curatorial Leadership (CCL). Diaz focuses on the life and legacy of Andy Warhol and has recently curated the first museum solo exhibition of Iranian artist Farhad Moshiri. Prior to this he was the Curator of Exhibitions at the Bass Museum of Art in Miami Beach where he curated artist commissions by Athi-Patra Ruga, Sylvie Fleury, the exhibition GOLD, and organized One Way: Peter Marino. Prior to joining the Bass he worked at Tate Liverpool and the Liverpool Biennal. Diaz received a MA in Cultural History from the University of Liverpool, and a BA in Art History from San Francisco State University. In 2003 Diaz tenured as a curatorial intern at The Rubell Family Collection and launched a nomadic curatorial project called Worm-Hole Laboratory.
4:30 p.m. – Private reception for Leadership Circle Members
6:00 p.m. – Public lecture, reserved seating – please call (520) 624-2333 to make a reservation.
Image courtesy of Abbey Warhola.
Leadership Circle is the Tucson Museum of Art’s foremost philanthropic membership group. Leadership Circle members make an incredible difference in supporting and sustaining the Tucson Museum of Art’s permanent collection, exhibitions, and programs. In appreciation for this support, Leadership Circle members enjoy exclusive programming, invitations to meet prominent guests, and VIP service. For more information or to JOIN Leadership Circle, contact Alba Rojas-Sukkar, Chief Development Officer, at or (520) 616-2694
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