Wyeth Memorial Tribute Special Edition


 
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Memorial Day weekend activities
celebrating the life and work of Andrew Wyeth

Friday, May 22 through Monday, May 25
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Farnsworth auditorium
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.
Farnsworth Hadlock and Wyeth Study Center galleries
The Farnsworth exhibition A Tribute to Andrew Wyeth opens at the museum

11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Olson House, Cushing
Olson House opens for the season in Cushing, Maine

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.
The Strand Theatre--345 Main Street,Rockland
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 with:
    · Warren Adelson, owner Adelson Galleries, NYC
    · Bo Bartlett, artist, director of Snow Hill
    · Richard Meryman, author of Andrew Wyeth--A Secret Life
    · Peter Ralston, Executive Vice President of Island Institue, photographer, family friend

4 to 6 p.m.
Island Institute--386 Main Street, Rockland
Toast to Andrew Wyeth and public preview of the 2009 Island Journal  

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

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

Monday, May 25
11 a.m.
Farnsworth Hadlock and Study Center galleries
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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Farnsworth Art Museum
16 Museum Street
Rockland, Maine 04841
207-596-6457 · farnsworthmuseum.org

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