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Gallery Talk: The Quilts of Gee’s Bend with Conservator Howard Sutcliffe
Wed, December 4th, 2019 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Gallery talks are casual conversations between artists, curators, and other special guests with NOMA visitors frequently scheduled throughout the year. Louisiana residents receive free admission to NOMA on Wednesdays courtesy of The Helis Foundation.
Join Conservator Howard Sutcliffe for a discussion about his work repairing the works on display in The Quilts of Gee’s Bend.
Image: Mary Lee Bendolph (American, b. 1935), Work-clothes quilt, c. 2002. Denim and cotton, 99 1/2 x 88 in., Museum purchase, and gift of the Souls Grown Deep Foundation from the William S. Arnett Collection, 2017.171, © Mary Lee Bendolph/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York, Photograph by Stephen Pitkin/Pitkin Studio/Art Resource, NY