Arts

Ladies' Knight Exhibition Opening

When: Thu., Oct. 29, 6-8 p.m. 2015

Ladies’ Knight: A Female Perspective on Chess examines how a game often dominated by men inspires contemporary women artists. The exhibition presents works by artists Crystal Fischetti, Debbie Han, Barbara Kruger, Liliya Lifanova, Goshka Macuga, Sophie Matisse, Yoko Ono, Daniela Raytchev, Jennifer Shahade, Yuko Suga, Diana Thater, and Rachel Whiteread. Their diverse interpretations of the game range from the playful and feminine to the serious and encourage dialogue about subjects like crime, language, peace and conflict, and inequality. 7 p.m. Remarks: Shannon Bailey, Chief Curator, World Chess Hall of Fame Complimentary valet. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres

Price: Free and open to the public.