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Farnsworth Auditorium

16 Museum Street
Rockland, Maine 04841 United States
2075966457

August 2019

Renewing a Masterwork: A Conversation about Louise Nevelson and The Chapel of the Good Shepherd

August 7, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Farnsworth Auditorium, 16 Museum Street
Rockland, Maine 04841 United States
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Talk by Jared Stahler and Michael K. Komanecky While Louise Nevelson’s only remaining intact sculptural environment, the Chapel of the Good Shepherd at Saint Peter’s Church, is undergoing restoration in New York City, the work's Trinity columns are on view at the Farnsworth. Join Pastor Jared Stahler and Chief Curator Michael K. Komanecky for a discussion about the genesis of Nevelson Chapel, its place in her work, its history, conservation of all sculptures, and the comprehensive sustainable environmental upgrade. Jared…

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October 2019

A Different Voice: A Talk by Katharine Cobey

October 5, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Farnsworth Auditorium, 16 Museum Street
Rockland, Maine 04841 United States
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Cushing, Maine fiber artist Katharine Cobey builds three-dimensional forms by knitting with unusual fibers, metal wires, and plastics. Her stitches give shape to her viewpoints, integrating and shaping magical costumes or emblems of memory and loss. Cobey, whose exhibition Katharine Cobey: A Different Voice is on view at the Farnsworth Art Museum October 5, 2019 through April 12, 2020, started knitting when she was eleven as she watched her grandmother. Not until after she had become a published poet and…

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