Coffee and Culture

Coffee and Culture

with Barnet Scholar Dr. Virginia Mecklenburg, Senior Curator at Smithsonian American Art Museum

Members are invited to join us for breakfast in the PMA Café and a 10 a.m. lecture exploring the artwork of Norman Rockwell in the Bernard Osher Foundation Auditorium with Barnet Scholar Dr. Virginia Mecklenburg, Senior Curator at Smithsonian American Art Museum

The PMA welcomes Dr. Virginia Mecklenburg, Chief Curator at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, as the spring 2019 Barnet Scholar. Dr. Mecklenburg has curated over 25 exhibitions at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, including African American Masters: Harlem Renaissance, Civil Rights Era and Beyond, Telling Stories: Norman Rockwell from the Collections of George Lucas and Steven Spielberg,  Edward Hopper: The Watercolors and Metropolitan Lives: The Ashcan Artists and Their New York. Mecklenburg has published research on George Bellows, Richard Estes, William Glackens, Edward Hopper, Robert Indiana, Georgia O’Keeffe, and John Sloan.

9:30  a.m. Breakfast
10 a.m. lecture

Free to members, registration required
RSVP to (207) 775-6148, option 1. Or by email

 

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