Clarice Smith Distinguished Lectures in American Art
Edward Hopper and the Burden of (Un)Certainty
Wednesday, September 19, 2012, 7 p.m.
Kevin Salatino is the director of Art Collections at The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens in San Marino, CA, and former director of the Bowdoin College Museum of Art in Brunswick, ME. He has also served as the department head and curator of prints and drawings at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and as curator of graphic arts at the Getty Research Institute in Los Angeles. He has lectured and published on a wide range of artists and has curated exhibitions on the work of Goya, Picasso, Robert Rauschenberg, and Ed Ruscha, among many others. Most recently, he organized the groundbreaking exhibitions, William Wegman: Hello Nature (2012), and Edward Hopper's Maine (2011), both at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art. Salatino lives in San Marino, CA.
The Clarice Smith Distinguished Lectures in American Art are held in the museum's Nan Tucker McEvoy Auditorium, located at 8th and G Streets, NW. All lectures begin at 7 p.m. Limited space; tickets required. Pick up free tickets beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the museum's G Street Lobby.
Listen to a webcast of Kevin Salatino's talk, which took place Wednesday, September 19, 2012.