A Symposium on Robert Motherwell

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December 4, 2015
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Contemporary History, Fine Arts, Humanities, Intellectual History

The Archives of American Art is pleased to announce that registration is open for A Symposium on Robert Motherwell to be held on December 4, 2015 in honor of the centenary of Robert Motherwell’s birth.

There will be two panels: one of scholars and one of artists. Scholars include Jennifer Cohen, PhD Candidate, University of Chicago, Painting in Print: Robert Motherwell’s New Painting and A la pintura, 1968–1972; Gregory Gilbert, Professor of Art History and Director of the Art History Program Knox College, Pragmatist Poetics in the Early Art of Robert Motherwell; and Keith Minturn, Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History at Institute for Fine Arts, New York University Meyer Schapiro and Robert Motherwell. Artists include Carrie Moyer, David Reed, and John Zinsser.

The event will be held from 1:00 until 5:30 p.m. in the Nan Tucker McEvoy Auditorium at the Donald W. Reynolds Center for American Art and Portraiture. A reception will follow immediately after the proceedings. This event has been generously supported by the Dedalus Foundation, Inc. 

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Contact Info: 

Kelly Quinn, Terra Foundation Project Manager for Online Scholarly and Educational Initiatives, Archives of American Art Smithsonian Institution, DC Headquarters: 750 9th Street NW, Suite 2200, Washington, DC 20001

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