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Lectures

A wine and cheese reception will accompany each lecture.

Serial Impressions

Saturday, April 30, 3:00 p.m.
$15 ($10 members)
Lecturer: Cindi Ettinger, master printer and owner, C. R. Ettinger Studio

Cindi Ettinger, the master printer at C. R. Ettinger Studio, the only professional etching studio in the Philadelphia area, has collaborated with many local artists to explore the possibilities of the printed image. She will discuss several “complete sets” she has worked on and talk about the prints in the Philagrafika portfolios that were created in her shop.

Why Circus?

Saturday, May 7, 3:00 p.m.
$15 ($10 members)
Lecturer: Shana Kennedy, executive director, Philadelphia School of Circus Arts

Join Shana Kennedy for a presentation on circus history and its artistic relevance. What is it about the circus that inspired Alexander Calder and continues to influence artists and audiences today? Learn how the circus is changing and identify the elements that define and sustain it as a contemporary force.

Artist Talk: Bruce Pollock

Saturday, May 14, 3:00 p.m.
$15 ($10 members)

Meet Bruce Pollock, one of the artists in the exhibition Look Both Ways. Learn about his approach and perspective and how his art straddles the line between abstraction and representation.

Spring & Triangle: Fabricating Dina Wind’s Sculpture

Saturday, June 11, 4:00 p.m.
FREE
Lecturer: Kurt Wulfmeyer, K. C. Fabrications

Learn how K. C. Fabrications recreated Dina Wind’s thirty-seven-inch sculpture Spring & Triangle as a monumental, thirty-foot-tall work of art, installed on Woodmere’s front lawn. Kurt Wulfmeyer will give a presentation on the process of enlarging and fabricating Wind’s sculpture and offer a new understanding and appreciation of the artist’s vision and inventiveness.

The Woodmere Annual: Gallery Talk with Juror

Sunday, June 12, 3:00 p.m.
$15 ($10 members)
Lecturer: Odili Donald Odita, artist

Join Odili Donald Odita for a gallery talk about the artwork selected for this year’s Woodmere Annual.