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Lectures

A wine and cheese reception will follow all lectures and gallery talks.

Gallery Talk: The Woodmere Annual
Saturday, July 12, 3:00 p.m.
Lecturer: Sarah McEneaney
FREE

Join Sarah McEneaney, juror of The Woodmere Annual: 73rd Juried Exhibition, for a gallery talk and discussion of the artists and works on view. McEneaney, an artist and community activist, lives and works in Philadelphia. She is represented by Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, and Locks Gallery, Philadelphia.

Lecture and Gallery Talk: Theresa Bernstein, Artist of the Twentieth Century
Lecturer: Michele Cohen
Saturday, July 26 | 3:00 pm
FREE
Art historian, Michele Cohen, will reflect on the life and artistic career of Theresa Bernstein, exploring how her connections to Philadelphia, New York, and Gloucester contributed to her artistic development. A close friend of Bernstein’s who curated the first major museum exhibition of her work at the Museum of the City of New York in 1990, Dr. Cohen will provide a deeper understanding of Bernstein as a woman painter in the twentieth century. As a consulting scholar on the current exhibition, Dr. Cohen also contributed “Theresa Bernstein in Gloucester: Shaping Artistic Identity,” to the exhibition catalogue.

Lecture: The Curator’s Introduction to Theresa Bernstein: A Century in Art
Lecturer: Gail Levin
Saturday, September 13 | 3:00 pm
FREE
Gail Levin, organizer and curator of Theresa Bernstein: A Century in Art will explore the art and life of Theresa Bernstein. Levin, is Distinguished Professor of Art History, American Studies, and Women’s Studies at Baruch College and the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. As the authority on the American realist painter, Edward Hopper, Dr. Levin is an acknowledged scholar and curator whose work on twentieth century and contemporary art has garnered international acclaim. Her work has been widely published and translated throughout Europe, Asia and Australia.