Carl W. Peters Symposium

Carl Peters Symposium
October 18 | 10 - 5 pm

Limited spaces remain!

The Rochester WPA Murals: History/Legacy Symposium opens with a panel discussion featuring cultural historian Karal Ann Marling; Joan Saab, UR associate professor of art history/visual and cultural studies; and Jessica Marten, MAG curator in charge/curator of American art.

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The day continues with lunch provided by Max at the Gallery; a presentation by WALL\THERAPY founder Dr. Ian Wilson; a presentation by art teacher Suzanne Curtice of Wilson Magnet High School, MJ Iuppa, Carmelo Ortiz and Carol Yost on the MAG-RCSD Student Mural Project; and a screening of Michael Maglaras’s new documentary “Enough to Live On: The Arts of the WPA”

Pre-registration was required. Questions? call 585.276.8970.

Sponsored by the Humanities Project, University of Rochester School of Arts and Sciences.

above: Carl W. Peters, Contemplative Life (detail), 1937. Joseph C. Wilson Foundation Academy.