Symposium: On Diebenkorn

October 21, 2017
11 AM - 4 PM

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In honor of the new Crocker exhibition Richard Diebenkorn: Beginnings, 1942-1955, spend a day immersed in the complex work of this seminal California artist. The day will include talks by Crocker Associate Director and Chief Curator Scott A. Shields; Gretchen Diebenkorn, the artist's daughter, and a moderated conversation between artists Chester Arnold and Christopher Brown.

10 AM:
Exhibition viewing and refreshments

11 AM – 12 PM:
Exhibition Curator Scott A.Shields discusses Diebenkorn’s early work

12 – 1:15 PM:
Enjoy a buffet lunch at the museum or on your own

1:15 –2 PM:
Gretchen Diebenkorn shares her thoughts on her father

2 – 3 PM:
Artists Chester Arnold and Christopher Brown in conversation with Daisy Holmanwill discuss Diebenkorn’s influence

34 PM:
Wine reception and catalogue signing

Information

Talk Only: $35 Members, $$45 Nonmembers
Talk + Lunch: $50 Members, $60 Nonmembers

Register by clicking the REGISTER button above, visiting the Museum Admission Desk, or calling (916) 808-1182.

Image Caption:

Richard Diebenkorn, Untitled, 1952, gouache on paper, 10 x 10 in. (25.4 x 25.4 cm). Catalogue raisonné no. 1143 © Richard Diebenkorn Foundation.



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