Artist Talk: A Conversation with Wayne Thiebaud

In conjunction with the exhibition Wayne Thiebaud, Draftsman, the artist discusses the role of drawing in his practice, his beginnings as a cartoonist, his sketching habits, his love of the Old Masters, and his fondness for classic American food with Isabelle Dervaux, Acquavella Curator of Modern & Contemporary Drawings.

The exhibition Wayne Thiebaud, Draftsman will be open at 5:30 pm for program attendees.

Friday, May 18, 6:30 pm
Tickets: 
$15; free for members and students with a valid ID. Tickets include free admission for the day of the program.

Wayne Thiebaud (b. 1920), Page of Sketches with Candied Apples and Watermelon Slices, 1980s, graphite. Image courtesy of Wayne Thiebaud studio. © Wayne Thiebaud/ Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

Please call (212) 685-0008 ext. 560 or e-mail [email protected] for information.