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Florine Stetheimer: The Love Flight of a Pink Candy Heart 

When: Thu., April 11, 6-9 p.m. 2019
Phone: 313.831.1250
Price: Dinner and Lecture - Non-Member: $65.00, Lecture Only - Non-Member: $20.00
Florine Stettheimer socialized within the same milieu as her contemporary, fellow artist and museum founder Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, becoming a fixture among the New York avant-garde. She studied in New York and Paris and her lesser known early work recalls the realist traditions of the Ashcan School. Yet, she is best known for the vibrant and exuberant palette of the fantasies that she begins to lay down on canvas after 1916. Behind the Pink Cellophane Curtain: The Fantasy World of Florine Stettheimer will explore not only the imagined often autobiographical worlds found in her canvases, but also the studio she


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