Red Grooms, A Maximalist Extraordinaire with Dr. Judith Stein
On Thursday, October 21, at 2 p.m., join prize-winning biographer Dr. Judith Stein for a talk on artist Red Grooms
Painting with Andrew Wyeth: Techniques in Egg Tempera
In this studio workshop, students will explore the medium of egg tempera, an ancient technique where egg yolk is added to pigment, creating a layered surface of paint that dries to a deep sheen.
CELEBRATING MAINE’S ROLE IN AMERICAN ART
The Farnsworth Art Museum offers a nationally recognized collection of works from many of America’s greatest artists, with 20,000 square feet of gallery space and over 15,000 works in the collection. It has one of the largest public collections of works by sculptor Louise Nevelson, while its Wyeth Center features works of N.C., Andrew and Jamie Wyeth. The National Register-listed Farnsworth Homestead; the Olson House, a National Historic Landmark; and the Gamble Center for Education complete the complex.Our History