Lecture and Reception: Abstract Painting in Europe, 1949-1968

5:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Friday, April 7, 2017

Lecture: Woodburn Hall, room 120
Reception: Eskenazi Museum of Art, Thomas T. Solley atrium, first floor 

In conjunction with the special exhibition Abstract Painting in Europe, 1949-1968, Catherine Dossin, Associate Professor of Art History at Purdue University, will discuss the American reception of postwar European art in the United States. This talk will be followed by a reception at the Eskenazi Museum of Art. 

Image:  Fritz Winter (German, 1905-1976). With Light Green. Oil on burlap. Collection of Diether Thimme; Bequest of Danae Thimme, Eskenazi Museum of Art 98.461. © 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn