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May 21, 2013
RAM announces 2011 Art Talks Lecture Series
by Press Release
Annually presented by Women’s Art Board of Rockford Art Museum (RAM), this three-part series features lectures by notable artists and regional educators that relate to current exhibitions. Held at noon on the second Friday of February, March and April in the theater at Riverfront Museum Park, which houses RAM, the 2011 series features both exhibiting artists from Pause and Affect (on display through April 23), plus an examination of Chagall and his newly restored stained glass, America Windows.
All Art Talks lectures will be presented at noon in the theater inside Riverfront Museum Park for the Arts and Sciences, which houses Rockford Art Museum, 711 N. Main St., Rockford.
February 11 ? Gregory Scott, “What If…?”
Scott is a nationally recognized Chicago artist who is acclaimed for his seamless blend of painting and photography. He is represented by Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago.
Learn more about the artist at www.gregoryscottimages.com.
March 11 ? Joan Truckenbrod, “Transformative Spirits”
Also based in Chicago, Truckenbrod is a digital art pioneer renowned for her cutting-edge installations. She has been featured in solo and group exhibitions around the world. Learn more about the artist at www.joantruckenbrod.com.
April 11 ? Lynn Fischer-Carlson, “Chicago and Chagall”
Rockford native Fischer-Carlson is an active regional artist and popular Rock Valley College art professor. She was an exhibiting artist in the 2010 Rockford Midwestern.
Entire series: $25 by reservation
Single lecture: $10 ($8 seniors and students)