Art in Context: The World of Black Mountain College (Part 3)

Presented by Annalee Andres, Art Historian
The experimental school Black Mountain College has been described as a crucible for mid-20th century avant-garde art, music, and poetry. In this series we will investigate the college and those associated with it. Join us for this fascinating investigation into this uniquely American avant-garde world.
*Part 1, January 22: Black Mountain College Explained
Part 2, January 29: The Impact of Josef and Anni Albers at Black Mountain College
Part 3, February 5: The Bauhaus in America
Part 4, February 12: The Painters of Black Mountain College from Jacob Lawrence to Cy Twombly
Part 5, February 19: Sculpture and Craft at Black Mountain College
*Part 6, February 26: Theatre, Music, Dance, and The First Happening: John Cage and Merce Cunningham

Location: Norma Kershaw Auditorium

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February 5, 2020 11:00 am - 12:00 pm