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Lectures, Talks, Readings

Hopperesque: Edward Hopper and Contemporary Art

Thurs, Sept 12, 2013  7 PM

Location: Lower Gallery

This roundtable of visual artists, including Dawn Clements, Gregory Crewdson, and Eric Fischl, will investigate Edward Hopper’s style and his lasting legacy on the work and practice of today’s artists.  The discussion in conjunction with Hopper Drawing will be moderated by critic and writer Peter Schjeldahl.

$8 general admission; $6 senior citizens and students.

This program is free for members but advance registration is required by emailing memberinfo@whitney.org with your name and membership number.

Edward Hopper (1882–1967), Study for Nighthawks, 1941 or 1942. Fabricated chalk on paper, 8 1/2 × 11 1/16 in. (21.6 × 28.1 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Josephine N. Hopper Bequest 70.195
 
 

Edward Hopper (1882–1967), Study for Nighthawks, 1941 or 1942. Fabricated chalk on paper, 8 1/2 × 11 1/16 in. (21.6 × 28.1 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Josephine N. Hopper Bequest 70.195