Bea Nettles, String of Hearts, 1984; from Rachel’s Holidays. Dye imbibition print. George Eastman Museum. Gift of the artist © Bea Nettles
Feb 25, 2021 - 4
Virtual event

Please join Bea Nettles, mixed media artist, and Mary Statzer, PhD, Curator of Prints & Photographs at the University of New Mexico Art Museum, for a conversation about Bea’s life and career, spanning fifty years.

Sponsored by McKinley Foundation Artists' Alley

Nettles and Statzer will discuss Bea Nettles’s working process, self-representation, and how art can help the maker and the viewer negotiate life’s challenges.

They will also talk about Bea’s career in broader terms and what it was like to be a trailblazing female artist and educator.

This talk, sponsored by the McKinley Foundation Artists’ Alley, is presented on the occasion of the retrospective exhibition, Bea Nettles: Harvest of Memory, at Krannert Art Museum, on view through March 6. The exhibition is organized by the George Eastman Museum and the Sheldon Art Galleries.

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Registration is required to participate and is being managed through the McKinley Foundation. 

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