August Object of the Month

In her early 60s, artist Agnes Pelton chose to remember her father in a painting entitled Awakening (Memory of Father). Join Docent Bob Crawford in a discussion to discover what the painting reveals about Pelton’s relationship with her father and about the spiritual and philosophical underpinnings of her “desert abstractions” that form the core of the Museum’s exhibition, Agnes Pelton: Desert Transcendentalist

Public Presentations for August:

Thursday, August 1, 2019 | 11:30am-12pm | Steele Gallery
Saturday, August 3, 2019 | 11:30am-12pm | Steele Gallery
Membership Event: Thursday, August 8, 2019* | 10:30am-11am | Senior Coffee Social | Singer Hall
Thursday, August 15, 2019 | 11:30am-12pm | Steele Gallery
Thursday, August 22, 2019 | 11:30am-12pm | Steele Gallery
Thursday, August 29, 2019 | 11:30am-12pm | Steele Gallery
*Members Only

Image credit: Credit: Agnes Pelton, Awakening (Memory of Father), 1943. Oil on linen. New Mexico Museum of Art.

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