Symposium: On Diebenkorn
October 21, 2017
11 AM - 4 PM
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.
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
3– 4 PM:
Wine reception and catalogue signing
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.
Richard Diebenkorn, Untitled, 1952, gouache on paper, 10 x 10 in. (25.4 x 25.4 cm). Catalogue raisonné no. 1143 © Richard Diebenkorn Foundation.