Full day of programs will be offered

Dia:Beacon will offer free admission to residents of Putnam and Dutchess counties on Saturday, Oct. 10, as well as collection tours, family programs and gallery talks.

The gallery is open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The day’s schedule includes:

11 a.m. Local art and music teachers, with assistance from Beacon High School students, lead an interactive, multimedia experience.

12:30 p.m. Audra Wolowiec helps visitors create visual notations that will be interpreted as musical scores.

1 p.m. Kirsten Mosher leads a tour that focuses on works by Dan Flavin, Robert Irwin and Richard Serra.

2 p.m. Curator Jenny Jaskey discusses the work of Robert Irwin.

3 – 5 p.m. Sample beers from Beacon’s 2 Way Brewing Company.

Identification is required for free admission (otherwise $8 to $12). Dia:Beacon is located at 3 Beekman Street. Call 845-440-0100 or visit diaart.org.

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