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My Dear Mr. Hopper: Curator Presentation

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My Dear Mr. Hopper: Curator Presentation

82 North Broadway
Nyack, NY 10960
July 15th, 2013 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
EVENT TYPE:  
Lecture
WEBSITE:  
http://www.edwardhopperhouse.org/
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
other (outside main areas)
EMAIL:  
Info@hopperhouse.org
PHONE:  
845-358-0774
OPEN HOURS:  
Wed.-Sunday, 12-5 pm or by appt.

DESCRIPTION

Elizabeth Thompson Colleary, curator of the contemporaneous My Dear Mr. Hopper: The Story Starts Here exhibition in the Sanborn Gallery, will give a slide presentation and sign copies of herbook, My Dear Mr. Hopper, published by the Whitney Museum of American Art in association with Yale University Press.

My Dear Mr. Hopper: The Story Starts Here, on view until October 20, 2013, is an exhibition of 20 original letters from Alta Hilsdale (1884-1948) to Edward Hopper (1882-1967) that document their previously unknown romantic relationship and provide a new context for understanding the work he created during the decade the letters span, 1904-14.

This exhibition is made possible with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, a state agency.