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.

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Friday, May 18, 6:30 pm

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

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