Lydia Gordon & Tim Harney: The Impact of Hofmann

Lydia Gordon & Tim Harney: The Impact of Hofmann
November 13, 6:30-7:30pm
Founders Gallery, 248 Cabot St, Beverly, MA

Lydia Gordon in conversation with Tim Harney. The two Montserrat Faculty members will present a historic context and contemporary contextualization of Hans Hofmann, followed by an open discussion about the ground breaking artist’s lasting impact.

Harney is longtime Montserrat faculty and steward of Hofmann’s principals. He has inspired and changed the lives of countless students who have come through the school’s doors.

Lydia Gordon is an Associate Curator at Peabody Essex Museum and curated “Hans Hofmann: The Nature of Abstraction” exhibition, currently on view. Gordon is also Montserrat Faculty.

This talk is part of a multi-faceted affair celebrating the work of Ollie Balf and Montserrat emerging-artists’ work.

Ollie Balf: A Bright Life
Reception, 5-8pm
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Color & Abstraction: Students Respond to Hans Hofmann
Reception, 5-8pm
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Lydia Gordon & Tim Harney: The Impact of Hofmann
Gallery Discussion, 6:30-7:30pm

Event created in conversation with “Hans Hofmann: The Nature of Abstraction” currently on view at the Peabody Essex Museum