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OPENING: SPECIAL EXHIBITIONS

From October 3 through December 21, 2014, the museum will present three special exhibitions, on display in the Special Exhibitions Gallery: Pierre Daura (1896-1976): Picturing Attachments; Colors of Classical Art; and Brush Ink Paper: Selections from the Collection of Dr. Thomas Kuebler.

Please see Upcoming Exhibitions to learn more about each individual exhibition.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 12
Trompe l'Oeil Painting and the Politics of Food
Special Lecture
5:30Ė6:30 p.m.
Hope School of Fine Arts, room 102

IU alumnus Judith Barter, Field-McCormick Chair and curator of American art at the Art Institute of Chicago and the curator of the AICís ground-breaking special exhibition Art and Appetite: American Painting, Culture and Cuisine, will discuss American trompe l'oeil paintings of food and what they signify in terms of cultural and political history.

This talk is co-sponsored by the IU College of Arts and Sciences, Art Museum, Department of History, Robert and Avis Burke Lecture Series, and Department of the History of Art. A light reception sponsored by Phi Beta Kappa: Gamma of Indiana will follow in the IU Art Museumís Thomas T. Solley Atrium, first floor.