Hyde hosts Farnsworth chief curator lecture on Wyeth
On Sunday, September 5, 2010, The Hyde Collection welcomes Michael Komanecky for a lecture titled The Art of The Wyeths at The Farnsworth.
Komanecky, who is the chief curator at The Farnsworth Art Museum in Rockland, Maine, will discuss the Farnsworth pictures that are featured in The Hyde’s current exhibition Andrew Wyeth: American Legend. In addition, he will discuss the Wyeth family legacy at The Farnsworth and how the works came to be a part of that museum’s distinguished collection.
The lecture will be held at 2 pm. Admission to the talk is free for members; suggested donation for all others is $5 and includes admission to historic Hyde House. This is the closing day of The Hyde’s summer exhibition. Tickets for Andrew Wyeth: An American Legend are $5 for members and $10 general admission. Those purchasing exhibition tickets on the day of the lecture will be admitted to the talk free of charge. Children under 14 are admitted free of charge.