Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Events

  • Professor John Kennedy on Irving Norman’s The Race
  • Gallery Talk
  • 11/16/2011
  • 15:00-16:00
  • Spencer Museum of Art
  • Host: Center for Global and International Studies, Spencer Museum of Art
Event Description
Come view works for the first time, through a new lens, or in a deeper way, in the new gallery talk series Art in a Global Context: The Museum Collection Across the Curriculum. In the program, KU faculty members from the University's international studies centers are invited to discuss a work of art from the Spencer Museum's collection. Speakers relate themes and ideas to various disciplines across campus. For this session, Professor John Kennedy from the Department of Political Science and the Center for East Asian Studies will speak onThe Race, a 1962 oil painting by Polish American artist Irving Norman (1906-1989).