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Lectures

A wine and cheese reception will accompany each lecture.

 

Members Tour – Journey in Watercolor: The Art of Deena Gu
Saturday, November 15 | 2:00 pm
FREE

Assistant Curator Rachel McCay will tour the galleries and explore the work of watercolorist Deena Gu.  Lecture by Deena Gu and reception to follow.

 

Laties_sizedContemporary Approaches to the Landscape: Journey in Watercolor: The Art of Deena Gu
Saturday, November 15, 3:00 p.m.
Lecturer: Deena Gu, artist
FREE

Deena Gu will give a gallery talk about her recent work on exhibit in Woodmere’s galleries. These landscape paintings illustrate Gu’s transformation into abstract imagery. Inspired by music and poetry, these meditative compositions reflect her integration of traditional Chinese painting and contemporary influences. Reception to follow.

 

Panel Discussion: Contemporary Approaches to the Landscape
Saturday, January 10, 3:00 p.m.
Lecturers: Deena Gu, Andrea Packard, Stuart Shils, and Ron Tarver
$15 ($10 members)

Contemporary artists Deena Gu, Andrea Packard, Stuart Shils, and Ron Tarver all draw inspiration from the landscape. They will discuss their varied approaches and development, and respond to the work of Walter Elmer Schofield. Reception to follow.

 

On Schofield: Reflections by His Great-Grandson
Saturday, January 24, 3:00 p.m.
Lecturer: James Church
FREE

James Church, great-grandson of Walter Elmer Schofield, will share his personal insights about Schofield’s art and career. Church will focus on key works in the exhibition and reflect on his research from the last eight years. Woodmere greatly appreciates his assistance with this exhibition. Reception to follow.