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Jan
11
Fri
Art Talk: Philip Johnson
Jan 11 @ 5:00 pm

5pm Reception
6pm Art Talk

Philip Johnson, architect and designer of New Canaan’s famous Glass House, is the subject of a new biography by Mark Lamster, professor at University of Texas, Arlington. Join a panel discussion about Philip Johnson with the author and Richard Brettell, professor at University of Texas, Dallas and friend of the architect. Mark Lamster will sign copies of his book, available for purchase, during the reception. Enter at 29 Atheneum Square North. Free.

Mar
9
Sat
Encounters: Emily Mae Smith and #MeToo
Mar 9 @ 10:00 am

Participate in a moderated discussion exploring the #MeToo movement and the paintings of MATRIX artist Emily Mae Smith. Texts under discussion will be posted in advance. Free, but RSVP to faculty@wadsworthatheneum.org to reserve a seat and lunch. Meet in the Hartford Courant Room. Enter at 29 Atheneum Square North.

Mar
11
Mon
Art Talk: Sean Scully and Patricia Hickson in Conversation
Mar 11 @ 5:00 pm

5pm Reception
6pm Art Talk

Expressive and unconstrained bands of color reach beyond abstraction and into the sublime in Sean Scully’s Landline series. Join the artist in conversation with curator Patricia Hickson as they discuss his career and body of work.

Enter at 29 Atheneum Square North. Free.