Modern Masters and their Impact on 20th Century Art: Carl Van Vechten's Photographs of Artists, part 1 via Zoom
May 1, 2022, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Join curator Kate Kunau for a discussion of Carl Van Vechten's portraits of artists in the exhibition, Carl Van Vechten: Man About Town. Van Vechten took photos of some of the most famous artists of the twentieth century, including Georgia O'Keeffe, Diego Rivera, Marcel Duchamp, and Horace Pippin. Eleven artists in total are depicted and Kunau will examine their importance to twentieth century art history alongside Van Vechten's depiction of them in two Sunday lectures.