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Lecture: Food for Thought

January 16, 2014
Fullerton Hall
Free with museum admission

In conjunction with Art and Appetite, Bonnie Costello, professor at Boston University, examines the ways in which modern painters experimented with still life—selection, arrangement, and expressive use of color and line—as a means to explore visual truth.

Registration is not required for this program. 

Sponsored by the Terra Foundation for American Art.

Gerald Murphy. Cocktail, 1927. Whitney Museum of American Art. Purchase, with funds from Evelyn and Leonard A. Lauder, Thomas H. Lee, and the Modern Painting and Sculpture Committee 95.188. Art © Estate of Honoria Murphy Donnelly/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY.