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CANCELLED – Thought Exchange: Abstract Expressionism

March 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This lecture discusses key American Abstract Expressionist artists, such as Jackson Pollock, Mark Rothko and Barnett Newman in relation to European pre-war abstraction. It will also explain their technical innovations, challenges abstraction poses to the viewer as well as the political appropriation of this art form as a vehicle of cultural propaganda.

Speaker: Nikolina Kurtovic is Sessional Lecturer, University of Toronto, Department of Art History.

Please call to register for this free program: (416) 395-5639.

 

Details

Date:
March 19
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Website:
https://www.torontopubliclibrary.ca/detail.jsp?Entt=RDMEVT421822&R=EVT421822

Venue

North York Central Library
5120 Yonge Street
North York, ON Canada
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