About this Event
823 Exposition Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90089
Experience an in-depth gallery walkthrough of the exhibition Louise Bourgeois: What is the Shape of This Problem. Led by managing curator Elissa Watters. During the tour, visitors are invited to ask questions as they experience Louise Bourgeois’ work.
In partnership with USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences.
Elissa Watters is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Art History and a participant in the Visual Studies Graduate Certificate at USC. Her focus lies in modern and contemporary art centering on print culture. Recent research projects include the intaglio prints of Edouard Manet and the wartime drawings of little-known German artist Renate Geisberg. Elissa holds a B.A. in English from Dartmouth College and an M.A. in the History of Art from Williams College and the Clark Art Institute. Prior to her studies at USC, Elissa was the Florence B. Selden Senior Fellow in the Department of Prints and Drawings at the Yale University Art Gallery. She has also guest curated several exhibitions, including Art, Sport, and Propaganda: 1972 Munich Olympics (Williams College Museum of Art, July 30–August 17, 2021) and Louisa Chase: Fantasy Worlds (Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, March 12–June 12, 2022).