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Art’scool Educators’ Workshop: Robert Therrien

Thursday, September 19, 2013, 4–7 pm

Robert Therrien (American, born 1947). No title (snowman), 1989. Silver on bronze, 34 x 16 x 16 inches (86.3 x 40.6 x 40.6 cm). Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery. The Panza Collection and George B. and Jenny R. Mathews Fund, by exchange, George B. and Jenny R. Mathews Fund and Charles Clifton Fund, by exchange, 2008. © 2013 Robert Therrien/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

FREE for Educators
Education Classrooms and Exhibition Galleries

Los Angeles–based artist Robert Therrien creates work sourced from memory and everyday objects such as snowmen, card tables, oil cans, keyholes, and a stack of plates. By playing with scale, color, and repetition, he turns these humble ingredients into surreal configurations that are both powerful and subtle. Come and see the Robert Therrien exhibition, learn about the artist, create lesson plan ideas to use with your students through hands-on activities, and receive information on upcoming exhibitions and events.

Space is limited and pre-registration is required. To register, please contact 716.270.8283, or nspector@albrightknox.org, by September 13, 2013.