An Evening with Claire Wesselmann and Jeffrey Sturges

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - 7:00pm9:00pm
Hamilton Building - Lower Level
Ticketed with member discount. Purchase tickets online or call 720-913-0130.

Join the DAM Contemporaries for a special program with Claire Wesselmann, in conjunction with Beyond Pop Art: A Tom Wesselmann Retrospective. Learn more about this prolific artist from his widow and former model, who appears in many of the works that will be on view at the DAM.

Claire and Jeffrey Sturges, Studio Manager of the Estate of Tom Wesselmann, will share memories and insights about Tom Wesselmann at this special lecture a few days before the exhibition opens.

Tickets are $10 for DAMC members, volunteers, and students, $12 for DAM members and $15 for nonmembers.

Sponsored by DAM Contemporaries, a DAM support group.

 

Tom Wesselmann (American, b.1931, d.2004), Still Life #60, 1973. Oil on canvas; 122 1/4 x 333 x 86 1/2 in. Lent by Claire Wesselmann. © Estate of Tom Wesselmann/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY, Photo Credit: Jeffrey Sturges.

The exhibition Beyond Pop: Tom Wesselmann was organized by the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts with collaboration from the Tom Wesselmann estate (New York). The Cincinnati Art Museum organized a modified presentation for the exhibition at the Denver Art Museum and the Cincinnati Art Museum. This exhibition is supported by an indemnity from the Federal Council on the Arts and the Humanities. It is presented with the generous support of Vicki and Kent Logan, donors to the Annual Fund Leadership Campaign, and the citizens who support the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD). Promotional support is provided by 5280 Magazine, CBS4, and The Denver Post.