Gallery Talk

Cubism Comes to America


Friday, January 10, 2020
2 – 3 pm
Exhibition Galleries

Explore the influence that Cubism had on the trajectory of American painting in this gallery talk led by Jenna Weiss, Manager of Public Programs. As gallerist Edith Halpert championed the work of modern artists, such as Stuart Davis and Charles Sheeler, developed a distinct approach to composition by embracing elements of their dynamic urban landscape.

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Stuart Davis, Egg Beater No. 1, 1927. Oil on linen, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, gift of Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, 31.169

Artwork © Estate of Stuart Davis / Licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York