Curator Talk: Back to Life with Diana Daniels
February 6, 2016
Join the Crocker’s Diana Daniels, curator for the exhibition Back to Life: Bay Area Figurative Drawings, for a gallery walk-through and exploration of this captivating period in American art. Gain insights into the artists’ histories, working styles, and motivations, as well as a broader understanding of how this group of California artists set themselves apart from the mainstream art establishment’s embrace of Abstract Expressionism, carving out a niche for West Coast artists and creating a movement that remains historically significant today.
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Image Caption: Elmer Bischoff, Models II, 1968. Charcoal, brush and black wash on off-white laid paper, 24 3/4 x 19 in. Crocker Art Museum, gift of John S. Knudsen Trusts, 2014.76.4. © Estate of Elmer Bischoff.