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Sep
10
Thu
Gallery Talk: A Curatorial Conversation
Sep 10 @ 12:00 pm
Gallery Talk: A Curatorial Conversation

Curators Erin Monroe and Oliver Tostmann will discuss the ways in which Peter Blume’s interest in Italian art and culture impacted his work.

Free with museum admission; meet by the Museum Shop.

Image: Peter Blume, The Italian Straw Hat, 1952, Oil on paper on board, 22 1/4 x 30 3/8 in. Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT, 
The Schnakenberg Fund, 1955.32 Art © The Educational Alliance, Inc./Estate of Peter Blume/Licensed by VAGA, New York

 

Sep
24
Thu
Gallery Talk: Portrait Photography: Faces, Stories and Symbols
Sep 24 @ 12:00 pm

Look at different approaches to photographic portraiture with Director and CEO Susan Talbott. From the classical portraits of Irving Penn, Richard Avedon and Timothy Greenfield Sanders, to symbolic portraits by Patti Smith and John Coplans, and those that tell stories by Adrian Peper and Carrie Mae Weems, Aspects of Portraiture: Photographs from the Wadsworth Atheneum examines social history, identity and race, and nostalgia for the traditional portraits that once defined photography.

Free with museum admission; meet by the Museum Shop.

 

Dec
22
Tue
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Dec 22 all-day

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