Allentown Art Museum

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ARI SHAPIRO, HOST:

It can take a long time to be proven right. The Allentown Art Museum in Pennsylvania was given the painting "Portrait Of A Young Woman" in 1961, and it was told it was the work of the Dutch master Rembrandt van Rijn

MARY LOUISE KELLY, HOST:

Chitra Ganesh (American, b. 1975), Prophecy, 2019, screenprint. © Chitra Ganesh/ Durham Press, 2019

George Miller and Kate Scuffle talk with Ann Marshall and Jean-Paul Russell, the owners of Durham Press, a fine art press that has been operating in Bucks County for three decades. They discuss the Allentown Art Museum exhibit: "Color & Complexity: 30 Years at Druham Press."


Hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle preview Allentown Art Museum's upcoming fall fundraiser with committee chair Lauren Bradley of Rago Arts in Lambertville and artist liaison/event host Kate Hughes of Bethlehem House Gallery.

Hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle welcome guests to discuss two new exhibitions at the Allentown Art Museum.

 


Discussing Support for the Arts on LV Discourse

Feb 14, 2019

Host Alan Jennings welcomes the leaders of some of the Lehigh Valley's most prominent arts organizations to explore the issue of support for the arts and the politics that inevitably ensue.

Host Scott Sherk previews Allentown Art Museum's latest exhibition with guests David Mickenberg, Priscilla Payne Hurd President & CEO, as well as Elaine Mehalakes, Vice President of Allentown Art Museum's Curatorial Affairs.

Photography Historian Gail Buckland on LV Arts Salon

May 3, 2018

Photography historian and author Gail Buckland talked with host Bill Dautremont-Smith about her latest traveling photographic exhibition, "Who Shot Sports: A Photographic History, 1843 to the Present". Guest curated at the Brooklyn Museum, the exhibition opens at the Allentown Art Museum next Sunday, May 6.

Kenn Michael hosts Allentown Art Museum CEO David Mickenberg and guest curator Luke Wynne to discuss the Museum's three new exhibitions all opening on the weekend of November 13.  

Allentown Art Museum on LV Insider

Apr 1, 2016

Host Neil Hever is joined by Allentown Art Museum's marketing and public relations manager Chris Potash to discuss the museum's history and highlights.

(Original air-date: 03/24/16)

Allentown Art Museum President, David Mickenberg, and Elaine Mehalakes, AAM Vice President for Curatorial and Education, join George Miller and Kate Scuffle to talk about the upcoming exhibition "This Light of Ours: Activist Photographers of the Civil Rights Movement", and the exciting community programming and partnerships surrounding it.

(Original air-date: 1/11/2016)

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