Art museum to hold 'meet the curators' event and book signing/lecture
Posted May 19, 2014; 04:29 p.m.
Enjoy conversation with curators from the Princeton University Art Museum at 4 p.m. Thursday, May 29, in the museum's Reunions tent, located next to Murray-Dodge Hall, across from McCormick Hall. Attendees may accompany curators to the museum for collections-based tours. At 2:30 p.m. Friday, May 30, in McCormick Hall, Room 101, Preston Haskell, a 1960 graduate of Princeton, and Kelly Baum, the Haskell Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, will hold a book signing of the richly illustrated catalogue for "Rothko to Richter: Mark-Making in Abstract Painting from the Collection of Preston H. Haskell," on view at the museum. The signing will be followed by a lecture on collecting modern and contemporary art with Haskell and Mark Stevens, a 1973 graduate and art critic.