Laura Rivers Discusses Pollock's "Mural"

Laura Rivers in front of a Pollock painting
February 12, 2016
Laura Rivers, Associate Paintings Conservator at the J. Paul Getty Museum, discusses how scientific analysis, historic research, and artistic intent informed the understanding, interpretation, and exhibition of Jackson Pollock's seminal work, Mural
Rivers will speak at the Corcoran's Hammer Auditorium on March 7 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM. In association with the lecture, Amber Kerr, Paintings Conservator, will host a behind-the-scenes tour of a paintings conservation laboratory at the Smithsonian American Art Museum on March 4, from 3:00 - 4:00 PM
If you have questions about the event, please contact Mary Coughlin, Assistant Professor and Director of Distance Education in Museum Studies or Lisa Lipinski, Assistant Director of Academic Affairs and Assistant Professor of Art History at The Corcoran School of the Arts & Design.