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Express Talk: Outsider Portraits

January 10, 2018
Meet in Gallery 100
Free with museum admission

Ponder examples of American folk portraiture. What decisions might an untrained artist make that distinguishes their work from more traditional imagery? What defines the outsider’s eye, and what, really, makes an outsider? 

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William Bonnell. William Bonham, March 4, 1825. Estate of Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch.