Fourth in the series "Understanding Contemporary Art" by art historian Nancy G. Heller

April 24, 2019

 

Nancy Heller delivered her fourth and final lecture of the season to a packed crowd (51 members) at the Chevy Chase Club, wrapping up our lecture season.  Today's lecture focused on "Erasing Boundaries: Redefining Art by the Innovative Use of Traditional Materials and Techniques".

 

The techniques she highlighted were

Stained Glass - Judith Schaechter

Needlework - Faith Ringold

Book Binding - Molly Van Nice 

Photography - Cindy Sherman

Performing Arts  - Spaulding Gray

"Kitsch" - Jeff Koons

Glass Beads - Lizzie Lou

 

For more on the lecture click here - and enjoy the corresponding pictures below

 

 

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