Terra Foundation-supported Events

Symposium: “The Armory Show at 100: New Perspectives”

In conjunction with the Terra Foundation-supported exhibition The Armory Show at 100: Modern Art and Revolution, the New-York Historical Society will host a symposium on the International Exhibition of Modern Art, held in New York in 1913 and better known as the Armory Show.

Papers include:
A Dialogue of Nudes
Kimberly Orcutt, Henry Luce Foundation Curator of American Art, N-YHS

A Place in the Sun: George Bellows and the Armory
Charles Brock, Associate Curator of American and British Paintings, National Gallery of Art

It’s all about Real Estate:  The National Academy and the Armory Show
John Davis, Alice Pratt Brown Professor of Art, Smith College

Robert Winthrop Chanler: Screening the Armory Show
Betsy Fahlman, Professor of Art History, Arizona State University

Cubist Chic: Mainstreaming Modernism After the Armory
Elizabeth Carlson, Associate Professor, Lawrence University

1913:  the Vitalist Moment in America
Jackson Lears, Board of Governors Professor of History, Rutgers University

Jodi Hauptman, Curator, Department of Drawings, Museum of Modern Art

The Sonderbund Exhibition: a Model for the Armory Show
Barbara Schaefer, Deputy Director, Wallraf-Richartz Museum, Cologne, Germany

The Forgotten Fauves of the Armory Show
Rebecca Rabinow, Leonard A. Lauder Curator of Modern Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art

Bringing Post-Impressionism to New York: Roger Fry and the Armory Show
Anna Gruetzner Robins, Professor, History of Art, University of Reading, United Kingdom

Augustus John at the Armory Show
Chris Stephens, Curator and Head of Displays, Tate Britain, London, United Kingdom