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The Generosity of Richard Brock: Prints, Drawings and Paintings

April 29 to August 7 | Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

April 29 through August 7, 2016

The Generosity of Richard Brock: Prints, Drawings and Paintings

For twenty-five years, Richard Brock’s generosity has enriched the Chazen Museum of Art’s permanent collection. His gifts to the museum of more than 300 prints, drawings, and paintings—mostly twentieth-century American—include works by Surrealists, Wisconsin artists, and a significant group of African American prints. Max Ernst, Milton Avery, Aaron Bohrod, and Kara Elizabeth Walker are among the many artists represented.

Preview Reception April 28, 6–8 p.m. refreshments, live music, cash bar.

IMAGE ABOVE: Irene Rice Pereira (American, 1902–1971), Untitled, 1966, mixed media, 22 x 28 in., gift of Richard E. Brock, 2009.34.8

PREVIEW IMAGE: Hale Woodruff (American, 1900–1980), Sunday Promenade, from the portfolio Hale Woodruff: Selections from the Atlanta Period 1931-1946, ca. 1931-1946; printed 1996, linoleum cut, 9 11/16 x 7 3/4 in., gift of Richard E. Brock, 2013.34.11h

HOME PAGE IMAGE: (Detail) David Salle, (American, b. 1952) Portrait with Scissors and Nightclub, 1987, color woodcut, 18 1/8 x 23 7/8 in. Gift of Richard E. Brock, 2015.32.11

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