Home Is Where the Art Is – North America

Art History Alive with Dr. Janetta Rebold Benton

WED

MAR 1

12:15 pm

Where did these geniuses actually live and work? Sneak a peek into the private homes (and personal lives) of famous painters, sculptors, and architects. Dr. Benton compares their environments to their masterpieces.

The North American lecture explores the homes of Frida Kahlo at the Blue House in Mexico City, Georgia O’Keeffe at Ghost Ranch and Abiquiú in New Mexico, Frank Lloyd Wright at Taliesin East and West in Wisconsin and Arizona, and Philip Johnson’s Glass House in Connecticut.

The Conversation Continues Anew…

Join us for tea with Dr. Janetta Rebold Benton.

Tickets to the tea are $12 per person and include light fare, coffee and tea. Tickets can be purchased through the Schimmel Center Box Office at 212-346-1715.  Please note, tickets for the tea are available up to the Monday before each lecture at 2PM.

About Dr. Janetta Rebold Benton

2012-2013 Fullbright Senior Scholar Award winner and has presented lectures at the Metropolitan Museum of Art as well as the Smithsonian Institution in Washington DC. She has published 7 books to date as well as articles in numerous periodicals.

Box Office Information


Address: 3 Spruce Street, New York

Phone: 212-346-1715

Hours:

Now through August 31: Monday – Friday, Noon – 5pm

Beginning September 5: Tuesday – Saturday, Noon – 5pm & 3 hours prior to performance time through intermission

Schimmel Center Seating ChartClick here

Subscriptions Available

Visit our subscription page to view all available subscription packages.

To receive the one-time $15 subscription fee, choose “Subscription” under Delivery Method at check-out. If you have already subscribed to a 17-18 package, call the Schimmel Center box office at 212-346-1715 to avoid further fees.

Subscription packages do not include Visiting Presenter events.

Share This Event!