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      July 26, 2019

      Friday  10:30 AM - 1:00 PM

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      A Closer Look: Art at the Maier

      Join us for a lecture series exploring Randolph College's renowned art collection housed at the Maier Museum of Art! Doors will open at 10 a.m. for coffee and tea. Lectures will begin at 10:30 a.m., followed by boxed lunches at Noon. July 12 | People Who Paint People: Portraits & Portraitists Discover portraits and self-portraits in the Collection as well as portrait artists represented in the collection, such as James Abbott McNeill Whistler. July 19 | Places & Spaces: Landscapes Learn about a selection of landscapes, primarily paintings, as well as photographs from the Collection. July 26 | Rare of the rare ones": Stieglitz, O'Keeffe & Early Modernist Art "Rare of the rare ones" is a quote from a letter from Alfred Stieglitz to the College's President at the time, Theodore Jack regarding Georgia O'Keeffe's work "Yellow Cactus." This talk will focus on early modernism in the Collection, largely painters represented by Stieglitz, such as O'Keeffe, Marin, Hartley, Arthur Dove, as well as Stuart Davis and others. Cost: $50 for the complete series or $20 per lecture. Includes boxed lunch, see options below. Maier Members, email museum@randolphcollege.edu to get a special discount code! Boxed lunches include your selected sandwich or wrap from below with chips, cookie, and a bottled water. >Greek Salad Wrap with Crumbled Feta, Black Olives, Fresh Cucumbers, Plum Tomatoes and Red Onion >Roast Beef with Tarragon Horseradish Spread on Wheatberry Bread >Deli Sliced Ham with Honey Mustard Dressing on Ciabatta Bread >Turkey Breast with Mesclun Greens and Sage Cream Cheese on Ciabatta Bread >Chicken Caesar Wrap


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