IAP Film Screening Series: Ursula von Rydingsvard: Into Her Own

January 25, 2023
Event Types
MIT Community
Sculpture that appears to be made of wood and resembled an upside down tree trunk.

Ursula von Rydingsvard, SCIENTIA, 2016, A gift commissioned by Lore Harp McGovernfor the McGovern Institute for Brain Research and the Public Art Collection of the MIT. © 2022 Ursula von Rydingsvard / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo: Jerry L. Thompson.

For more information, contact:

eponce1 [at] MIT.EDU (Elizabeth Ponce)

Join the MIT List Visual Arts Center for a screening of the documentary Ursula von Rydingsvard: Into Her Own.

Get a behind-the-scenes look at a woman conquering the world of monumental sculpture. Through conversations with curators, family and fellow artists, learn more about the personal life and work of artist, Ursula von Rydingsvard. A short presentation about Ursula von Rydingsvard's installation, SCIENTIA at MIT will be shared prior to the film screening. 

Independent Activities Period (IAP)

This program is part of the Independent Activities Period (IAP), a special four-week term at MIT. IAP 2023 begins on Monday, January 9, 2023, and ends on Friday, February 3, 2023. Guests from outside the MIT community are welcome to attend all in-person events. 

This winter, the List Center will be taking a deeper look at the lives and work of select artists within our Public Art Collection. Join us in the Bartos Theater for film screenings Wednesday evenings at 5:30 PM throughout the IAP session.