Student Digest - (10/09/2013  @ 3:30 PM)

Thursday - "Maurice Prendergast: Theme and Variations" (Suzanne Bergeron)

Thursday |10/10/2013 | 4:30 PM in Kresge Auditorium

Lecture by Richard Wattenmaker

The lecture will characterize Prendergast's artistic process and analyze his unique position between European avant-gardes and the new generation of modern artists in America. The lecture is presented in conjunction with the exhibition, "Maurice Prendergast: By the Sea" at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art.

Richard Wattenmaker is a contributor to the exhibition catalogue "Maurice Prendergast: By the Sea" and is the former director of the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. He is the author of a monograph on Prendergast and is the editor of the artist's letters.

Reception to follow at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.