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September 2019

Art & Words Symposium: Keynote with Peter Plagens

September 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Harwood Museum of Art, 238 Ledoux St
Taos, NM
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Day one of a symposium examining Critical "Thinking and Writing About Art," sponsored by Taos Fall Arts Festival, Harwood Museum, Southwest Contemporary and SOMOS. Peter Plagens speaks of “My Life in Art Criticism.” Plagens is an American artist and art critic based in New York City. He is the former art critic for Newsweek and writes regularly for The Wall Street Journal. He's also a dedicated painter, known for large abstractions which have been regularly shown over a five-decade career.

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Art & Words Symposium: Panel Discussion on Writing for Artists

September 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
SOMOS Salon and Bookshop, 108 Civic Plaza Drive
Taos, 87571
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Day two of a symposium examining "Critical Thinking and Writing About Art." This free panel discussion is designed for working artists and is sponsored by Taos Fall Arts Festival, Harwood Museum, Southwest Contemporary, and SOMOS. Titled “Artists Writing: Blogging, Promotion, and Documentation,” the panel discussion includes publisher Lauren Tresp, Tempo editor Rick Romancito, and art educator and writer Elaine Ritchel; moderated by Janet Webb. Artists can ask questions of these professionals, each focused on a different aspect of writing about…

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Art & Words: Panel Discussion on the Evolution of Art Criticism

September 28 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Harwood Museum of Art, 238 Ledoux St
Taos, NM
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Day two of a symposium examining "Critical Thinking and Writing About Art." Panelists include Peter Plagens, Laurie Fendrich, Lucy Lippard, and Garth Clark, with moderator Ann Landi of Vasari 21.com. Landi says, "I'm looking forward to a lively discussion on the state of contemporary art criticism: Are art critics necessary? How has criticism evolved in the past few decades? How does it impact artists and the market?" Art & Words symposium is sponsored by Taos Fall Arts Festival, Harwood Museum,…

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Art & Words: Panel Discussion on the Evolution of Art Criticism

September 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Harwood Museum of Art, 238 Ledoux St
Taos, NM
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Day two of "Art & Words: Critical Thinking and Writing About Art." Panelists include Peter Plagens, Laurie Fendrich, Lucy Lippard and Garth Clark, with moderator Ann Landi of Vasari 21.com. Landi says, "I'm looking forward to a lively discussion on the state of contemporary art criticism: Are art critics necessary? How has criticism evolved in the past few decades? How does it impact artists and the market?" Art & Words symposium is sponsored by Taos Fall Arts Festival, Harwood Museum,…

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