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March 20, 2014

Ways of Looking: Abstract Expressionism

  • RISDM 71-091

Mark Rothko, Untitled, 1954. Museum purchase in honor of Daniel Robbins: The Chace Fund, The Collectors’ Acquisition Fund, Georgianna Sayles Aldrich Fund, Mary B. Jackson Fund, Walter H. Kimball Fund, Jesse Metcalf Fund, Museum Gift Fund, and gifts of Mrs. George Harding, Mrs. Lewis Madeira, Mrs. Malcolm Farmer, Mrs. Frank Mauran, George H. Waterman III, Mrs. Murray S. Danforth, Mrs. Russell Field, Mrs. Albert Pilavin, Mr. and Mrs. Bayard Ewing, Mr. and Mrs. Tracy Barnes, Mr. and Mrs. William Boardman, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Neuberger, Mrs. Lee Day Gillespie, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Haffenreffer, and Richard Brown Baker

5:30 – 6:30 pm, Chace Lobby

Guided introductory sessions invite curious viewer to look closely at selected paintings and sculpture. Context and connections are illuminated through lively conversation.
Medieval (Jan. 16), Renaissance (Feb. 20), Abstract Expressionism (Mar. 20), Impressionism/French Modernism (Apr. 17).

Free; limited seating; registration required. This class is full to capacity. See more courses or register for the waitlist.