Gallery Talk: This Kind of Bird Flies Backward

Thursday, December 1, 2011
12 PMFree with Museum admission

Jodi Throckmorton, associate curator, will explore this beloved Bay Area artist’s under-recognized contributions to art and the women’s movement. Brown’s intimate domestic subjects include several moments from family Christmases. 

 

Image credit: Joan Brown, Christmas Cup, 1971; Enamel on canvas, 15 ½ x 12 ½ inches. Estate of Joan Brown.