Whitney’s Sculpture in Context
February 10 /  1-3:30 p.m.

In conjunction with the exhibition Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney: Sculpture, the Norton Museum of Art is presenting a symposium “Whitney’s Sculpture in Context,” during which leading scholars will expand upon the issues raised in the show and its catalogue.

1 PM / Introduction by Ellen Roberts, Harold and Anne Berkley Smith Curator of American Art

1:30 PM / Women in a New Bronze Age
Carol Clark, William McCall Vickery 1957 Professor Emerita of the History of Art, Amherst College

2 PM / Women Sculptors and WWI in the U.S. 
Jennifer Wingate, Associate Professor of Fine Arts, St. Francis College

2:30 PM / Break

2:45 PM / Conserving Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney’s Plaster Sculptures
Nick Tatti, Conservator, Tatti Art Conservation

3:15 PM / Distilling the American Flavor: Gertrude Whitney, Juliana Force, and the Whitney Museum of American Art
Avis Berman, independent writer and art historian

3:45 PM / Panel discussion and Q & A with audience

4:15 PM / Reception

Free admission / RSVP requested