Lectures

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VIRTUAL PRESENTATION Narrative Realism and American Illustration: Wyeth, Parrish, and Rockwell

General: Sunday, December 5 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm

VIRTUAL PRESENTATION
Narrative Realism and American Illustration: Wyeth, Parrish, and Rockwell
Sunday, December 5, 2021, 2 PM | $10 suggested donation
Guest Presenter: Stephanie Plunkett, Deputy Director/Chief Curator, Norman Rockwell Museum

Ms. Plunkett will discuss the art of narrative storytelling for the covers and pages of American publications through the art of N.C. Wyeth, Maxfield Parrish, Norman Rockwell, and other noted illustrators. Plunkett is Chief Curator at the Norman Rockwell Museum, which studies, collects, and exhibits American Illustration. She has organized many illustration-based exhibitions, including Keepers Of The Flame: Parrish, Wyeth, Rockwell, and the Narrative Tradition.

This program is offered free with a suggested donation of $10. *Please note if you wish to make a donation, the system will not automatically prompt you to do so. You must choose your registration and scroll down to "Make a Donation" to input the donation amount before checkout.* You will receive an email confirmation when your registration is complete.

The presentation will be offered live via Zoom with a Q&A session and will be broadcast on the museum's YouTube channel afterward. All participants will receive the Zoom link within the program registration receipt message, and it will additionally be sent out again one hour before the lecture to the email used during registration.