Posts tagged thomas hart benton

July 27, 2011

 

Floyd Hopper, The Red Farm, detail

Indiana Realities: Darkness On The Edge Of Town

Everyday life in the 1930s wasn’t a day at the beach, as these paintings bear out. We see train wrecks, shotgun shacks, and alleys draped with telephone wire.

February 9, 2011

 

Edward Hopper Route 6, Eastham Oil on canvas 1941

Cutting A Broad Swath Through American Culture

At a time when most museums were purchasing European art, the Swope's first director was acquiring the new American paintings that would define the field.

August 18, 2010

 

Conservation of Benton's Industrial Panel 10

Damage Control: Restoring Thomas Hart Benton’s Indiana Murals

The process of stabilizing an aging masterpiece provides the opportunity to consider something that’s larger-than-life, from an intimate vantage point.

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