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One Painting at a Time Virtual Talk with Jeff Lambson

Thu, Aug 12, 2021 06:30 - 07:30 PM MDT

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Throughout the run of the Stories We Tell: The Collection Two Ways exhibition, we will explore unique personal perspectives on Still’s art, through the experiences of curators who have worked with Clyfford Still’s art during their careers.

For this iteration of One Painting at a Time focused on curatorial perspectives, join us for a talk with Jeff Lambson, the Director and Curator of the Emmanuel Art Gallery at the University of Colorado Denver. The first show that Lambson worked on in his professional career was Clyfford Still: Paintings, 1944 – 1960 at the Hirshhorn in Washington D.C.

Jeff’s painting selection will be announced soon!

Register on Zoom

This program will be a Zoom webinar, simulcast to YouTube and you can join us via either platform. Participants’s video and audio will be off throughout the program, but questions and comments are welcome, via the Q&A feature in Zoom, or the comments in YouTube.

About Jeff Lambson

Jeff Lambson is the Director and Curator of the Emmanuel Art Gallery and the Next Stage Gallery at the University of Colorado Denver. Prior to his position at CU Denver, Jeff was the founding Curator of Contemporary Art at the BYU Museum of Art, the most-attended university art museum in North America. He began his arts career at the Smithsonian Institution’s Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington, DC, the nation’s museum of modern and contemporary art. Lambson is the recipient of the Salt Lake City Mayor’s Award for Service in the Arts, was named by Salt Lake Magazine as one of Utah’s most significant people of the past 20 years, and is one of Westword’s upcoming 100 Colorado Creatives. His work has received publicity in W magazine, Art Ltd, Artforum, Sunset, Forbes, Arts Asia Pacific, PBS, and BBC’s The Culture Show. Jeff is married to Ann Lambson, Interpretive Specialist for Architecture and Design at the Denver Art Museum.

Headshot of Jeff Lambson
Jeff Lambson

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