ArtSpeaks

ArtSpeaks is back!

The Norton is thrilled to welcome its Members back in to the Museum for special access to this four-part lecture series and luncheon. Your ArtSpeaks subscription provides critical support for our education programs and afterschool outreach which serves thousands of students each year and provides free visual arts education to children in underserved communities.

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  • ArtSpeaks / Celia Stahr

    December 16, 2021

    Celia Stahr, art historian at the University of San Francisco, discusses her book Frida in America: The Creative Awakening of a Great Artist. Attend the talk, then view our special exhibition Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and Mexican Modernism from the Jacques and Natacha Gelman Collection.

  • ArtSpeaks / Alexander Nemerov

    January 13 or 14, 2022 

    Alexander Nemerov, Professor of the Arts and Humanities at Stanford University, shares from his celebrated 2021 biography Fierce Poise: Helen Frankenthaler and 1950s New York. Mary Gabriel, author of Ninth Street Women, praises Nemerov for “his rich insights into the years when Helen made her first artistic breakthroughs."

  • ArtSpeaks / Amanda Dotseth

    February 24 or 25, 2022

    View the incredible loan from the Hispanic Society in New York of Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida’s work Beaching the Boat (Afternoon Light). Then, join Amanda Dotseth, Curator at the Meadows Museum in Dallas, as she examines Sorolla’s popularity amidst a wave of interest in Spanish art at the turn of the 20thcentury, in a talk titled “The Air was Full of the Miracle: Sorolla’s American Success Story.”

  • Flag, 1954–55, by Jasper Johns (American, born 1930) (The Museum of Modern Art, New York: Gift of Philip Johnson in honor of Alfred H. Barr, Jr., 106.1973) © Jasper Johns/Licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

    ArtSpeaks / Scott Rothkopf

    March 17 or 18, 2022

    In September, Jasper Johns’ double retrospective opened at the Whitney and the Philadelphia Museum of Art. We invite you to hear Scott Rothkopf, Senior Deputy Director and Chief Curator at the Whitney Museum of American Art, discuss the organization of this monumental exhibition, as well as Johns’ immensely influential work.

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