A Tribute to Andrew Wyeth

Friday, May 22, 2009 - 10:00am
Farnsworth Campus—Olson House—Strand Theatre

A MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND CELEBRATION OF THE LIFE AND WORK OF ANDREW WYETH

Friday, May 22 through Monday, May 25
Farnsworth Auditorium
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Films running continuously throughout the weekend in the museum auditorium

  • Snow Hill, 1995
  • The Real World of Andrew Wyeth, 1980
  • Christina's World, 1975

Saturday, May 23
10 a.m.
Olson House, Cushing
Olson House opens for the season in Cushing, Maine (11 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

10 a.m.
Farnsworth Hadlock and Wyeth Study Center Galleries
The Farnsworth exhibition A Tribute to Andrew Wyeth opens at the museum.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Farnsworth Library Office

Story Bank Maine at the Farnsworth. Record your tribute to Andrew Wyeth. (Courtesy of the Cultural Resources and Maine Folklife Center). Advanced reservations are encouraged. Please call 207-596-6457 ext 113.

2 to 3:30 p.m.
Strand Theatre
A Tribute to Andrew Wyeth at The Strand Theatre, Rockland. Open to the public--no reservations--no admission charge. Panel discussion moderated by Farnsworth Interim Director and Chief Curator  Michael K. Komanecky to include:

  • Warren Adelson, owner Adelson Galleries, NYC
  • Bo Bartlett, artist, director of Snow Hill
  • Richard Meryman, author of Andrew Wyeth—A Secret Life
  • Peter Ralston, photographer, family friend

Sunday, May 24
Farnsworth Hadlock and Study Center Galleries
11 a.m.
Docent Tour of exhibition A Tribute to Andrew Wyeth at the museum

2 p.m.
Olson House, Cushing
David Rockwell speaks on his uncle Andrew Wyeth at the Olson House

Monday, May 25
Farnsworth Hadlock and Study Center Galleries
11 a.m.
Docent Tour of exhibition A Tribute to Andrew Wyeth at the museum

2 p.m.
Olson House, Cushing
Docent talk at the Olson House

 

 

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Andrew Wyeth. Photo by Bruce Weber - All rights reserved.
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