Lecture | Rockwell Kent

Lecture by Justin Wolff, Associate Professor of Art History at the University of Maine

Rockwell Kent and the End of Things

Focusing on Rockwell Kent’s series of four lithographs, published in Life magazine in 1937 illustrating cosmological events that could bring about the end of the world , Prof. Wolff will explore themes of immaterialism in the works and writings of the famous Adirondacks resident and artist.

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Image: Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971), And This My Child, Is Where Your Mother Was Born, 1930 (reworked 1950), oil on canvas 34 1/4 x 44 in. Plattsburgh State Art Museum, State University of New York, Bequest of Sally Kent Gorton. (PSAM 78.1.6)

Date

Jun 23 2018

Time

01:00 PM

Cost

$5 Hyde members / $8 non-members