American Art's Changing Modes and Contexts

December 4, 2012
Lecture Series

Dr. Mark Thistlethwaite, Kay and Velma Kimbell Chair of Art History, Texas Christian University

Examine the artistic and historical contexts of American art from the Colonial period through the 1950s, and discover key works from the Amon Carter’s collection and the exhibition To See as Artists See: American Art from The Phillips Collection during this lecture series.

This week: The “Triumph” of American Painting after World War II, highlighting Helen Frankenthaler's painting Canyon (1965)

No reservations are required.

12/04/2012 3:00pm 12/04/2012 4:00pm American Art's Changing Modes and Contexts Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public