Fall and Spring Evening Lecture Series

Tuesday, October 4th at 6:30 PM

Glenn Goldberg in Conversation with Elena Sisto

A Quiet Ask

Still Okay 2016 48 x 32 inches Acrylic, gesso and ... more

Tuesday, October 11th at 6:30 PM

Keltie Ferris

On Her Work

Normal ... more

Tuesday, October 18th at 6:30 PM

Stanley Lewis

Ideas about Donatello from a Painter's Standpoint

Stanley Lewis (b. 1941) graduated from Wesleyan University in 1963, and ... more

Tuesday, October 25th at 6:30 PM

Janet Bishop

Matisse/Diebenkorn: A Story of Inspiration and the Making of a Show

Janet Bishop is the Thomas Weisel Family Curator of Painting and Sculpture at SFMOMA.  She ... more

Wednesday, November 2nd at 6:30 PM

Sabine Rewald

"It suits me just fine" Max Beckmann in Manhattan

Max Beckmann in his studio at 234 East Nineteenth Street, ... more

Tuesday, November 15th at 6:30 PM

Barbara MacAdam, John Yau, Lilly Wei, and Hanne Tierney

A Conversation on Merrill Wagner

                            ... more

Tuesday, November 29th at 6:30 PM

Frances Barth

Still Crazy After All These Years (Hummed to Paul Simon)

Francis Barth Geo-vers


Tuesday, December 6th at 6:30 PM

Elena Sisto in Conversation with Elizabeth Hazan

Far is Near

Elena Sisto Splurt 2013-2015Oil on canvas48 x 40 inches       ... more

Wednesday, October 5th 6:30 PM

Archie Rand

Development of "The 613"

Painter, muralist and illustrator Archie Rand's works are in many museum ... more

Wednesday, October 12th 6:30 PM

Irving Sandler & Phong Bui

Swept Up By Art

  Portrait of Irving Sandler 2006

Wednesday, October 19th 6:30 PM

Alisa LaGamma

Envisioning A Force of Renewal in Central African Art: Kongo “Maternity” Figures

As the Ceil and Michael E. Pulitzer Curator in Charge of ... more

Tuesday, November 1st 6:30 PM

John Crawford

All My Bad Decisions

                        Photo ... more

Wednesday, November 9th 6:30 PM

Ian Alteveer

Kerry James Marshall: Old Mastr Painting

Kerry James Marshall Untitled (Studio) 2014 Acrylic on PVC panels ... more

Wednesday, November 16th 6:30 PM

Kathryn Kremnitzer

Manet's Watercolors: Transition and Translation in the 1860s

Kathryn Kremnitzer is ... more

Wednesday, November 30th 6:30 PM

William Agee, Alicia Cooper & Gail Stavitsky

Continuities in American Art 1908-1968

  Georgia O'Keefe In the Patio IX


Wednesday, December 7th 6:30 PM

Francis Morrone

8-14 Eighth Street: Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, Auguste Noel, and the Making of a Great New York Building

                          ... more

Lectures /

Evening Lecture Series

All Evening Lectures begin at 6:30pm and are free and open to the public.

For inquiries about accessibility, please contact Leeanne Maxey at lmaxey@nyss.org


Please click here for a downloadable PDF of the fall 2016 Evening Lecture Series.