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Dorothea Tanning Round Table Discussion

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Étreinte, 1969 Wool Flannel and Fake Fur Stuffed With Wool 40 X 40 1/2 X 21 Inches (102 X 103 X 53 Cm) © Courtesy of the Artist and Gallery Wendi Norris
Dorothea Tanning Round Table Discussion
Curated by: Ilene Fort

161 Jessie Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
January 12th, 2013 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

QUICK FACTS
EVENT TYPE:  
Other
WEBSITE:  
http://gallerywendinorris.com/
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
SOMA
EMAIL:  
wendi@gallerywendinorris.com
PHONE:  
(415) 346-7812
OPEN HOURS:  
Tue-Sat 11-6
TAGS:  
Discussion
COST:  
The event is free and open to the public.

DESCRIPTION

On Saturday, January 12 from 2:00 - 3:30 PM, Gallery Wendi Norris will host a Dorothea Tanning Round Table Discussion. Participants include Ilene Fort, Curator of American Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), Patricia Maloney, Founder/Publisher of Art Practical, and Dr. Catriona McAra, Tanning Scholar, University of Huddersfield (England).

The exhibition catalogue is available on our website. It includes an introduction by Wendi Norris and an essay by Dr. Catriona McAra. Dr. Catriona McAra completed her doctoral thesis on the art and literature of Dorothea Tanning in History of Art at the University of Glasgow (Scotland), and is currently Research Assistant in Cultural Theory at the University of Huddersfield (England). She is working on her first monograph, a visual reading of Tanning's novel Chasm: A Weekend