This lecture explores the reasons and political pressures behind the formation of American Regionalism—the work of its artists (Grant Wood, Thomas Hart Benton, John Stuart Curry and others) and the comments of its critics.
Presented by Dr. Judith Barter, Field McCormick Chair and Curator of American Art Emerita, The Art Institute of Chicago.
Tickets available first-come, first-serve on the day of the lecture at the Welcome Center. The audience is invited to bring a lunch to enjoy during the program. Free coffee available. Cookies provided courtesy of Big Y.