Related programming for William H. Johnson: An American Modern
Friday, January 17, 5:30 p.m. Gallery Tour and Opening Reception, jazz performance and the world
premier of the William H. Johnson Suite composed and performed by Dr. Guthrie Ramsey and MusiQology. Co-sponsored by the Center for Africana Studies.
Thursday, January 30, 5:30 p.m. Dr. Mark Anthony Neal, Duke University and
Dr. Guthrie P. Ramsey, University of Pennsylvania celebrate their new books Looking for Leroy: Illegible BlackMasculinities and The AmazingBud Powell: Black Genius, JazzHistory and The Challenge of Bebop. They will be in conversation with eminent cultural critic Greg Tate.
Wednesday, February 12, 5:30 p.m.
Free concert by Mimi Stillman and the Dolce Suono Ensemble.
Thursday, February 13, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Valentine’s Throwback Thursday:
An evening of food, drink, jazz, and swing dancing
Exclusively for Penn students.
Tuesday, March 4, 5:30 p.m.
Abdi Farah, Artist Talk Penn Alumnus and Winner of the first season of Bravo Network’s “Work of Art: Next Great Artist.”
Friday, March 21, 2014, 5:30 p.m.
Lecture, “William H. Johnson: Modernist Master of New World Realities”
Dr. Leslie King Hammond, Graduate Dean Emerita & Founding Director, Center for Race and Culture Maryland Institute
College of Art.
A series of related programs for Auguste Rodin: The Human Experience
Friday, September 6 at 5:00 p.m.
Gallery Talk by Judith Sobol
Executive Director, Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Foundation
Sunday, September 22, 2013 3:00 p.m.
Concert by Daedalus Quartet
Performing Beethoven, Britten, and Smetana
FREE ADMISSION and reception to follow
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 5:00 p.m.
Concert by Dolce Suono Ensemble
Mimi Stillman, flute
Allen Krantz, guitar
A performance of music by Mozart, Piazzolla, Fauré, and Daniel Dorff. Dorff is a Philadelphia-based composer who will introduce his "Serenade to Eve: After Rodin."
Wednesday, October 16 at 5:00 p.m.
Film Screening of Camille Claudel
The life of French sculptor Camille Claudel and her long relationship with legendary sculptor Auguste Rodin are portrayed in this passionate biographical drama, featuring acclaimed performances by Isabelle Adjani and Gérard Depardieu, directed by Bruno Nuytten (1988).
Friday, November 8, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Symposium on Auguste Rodin
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Assistant Professor, Department of Art, American University
"Modeling Dance: Art and Entrepreneurship in Rodin's Late Career"
Assistant Professor, Department of Art & Art History, Drexel University
“Threshold States: Women Artists Negotiating Boundaries in Rodin’s Studio”
The Gloria and Jack Drosdick Associate Curator of European Painting and Sculpture before 1900 and the Rodin Museum at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
“’I thought I would like more than one’: Jules Mastbaum and collecting Rodin for Philadelphia”
Andre Dombrowski, Assistant Professor, Department of the History of Art, University of Pennsylvania
Lynn Marsden-Atlass, Director of the Arthur Ross Gallery
A series of related programs for La Tauromaquia: Carnicero, Goya, and Picasso will be offered this spring/ summer.
- Thursday, April 4 at 6pm
Reception and Presentation
An Evening with Adele Chatfield-Taylor, Chair of the Friends of Arthur Ross Gallery and
President and CEO of the American Academy in Rome
- Friday, April 19 from 1pm – 4pm
Symposium on La Tauromaquia: Carnicerco, Goya, and Picasso
Janis A. Tomlinson, Director of University Museums, University of Delaware
“Goya at 70: La Tauromaquia in Context”
Gwendolyn DuBois Shaw, Associate Professor, Department of the History of Art, University of
“The Ambassador's Picador: Walter Annenberg, Pablo Picasso, and Ernest Hemingway”
Jock Reynolds, Henry J. Heinz II Director, Yale University Art Gallery
"Sharing Art Generously Among College and University Art Museums”
Please note, this event takes place in:
Claudia Cohen Hall Auditorium G-7
249 S. 36th Street
$20 general admission; Free Admission for Penn Students with ID.
- Monday, April 22 at 6:30pm
Address by Ford Bell, President of the American Alliance of Museums
"Museums and Communities in the 21st Century"
Please note, this event takes place in:
The Class of 1978 Pavilion
Special Collections Center
Van Pelt Library, 6th floor
3420 Walnut Street