2020 Anne Hill Blanchard Uncommon Artists Lecture

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2020 Anne Hill Blanchard Uncommon Artists Lecture

January 19 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

$10 – $12

The 2020 Anne Hill Blanchard Uncommon Artists Lecture will explore new research on self-taught art in conjunction with the museum exhibition Memory Palaces: Inside the Collection of Audrey B. Heckler, presented until January 26, 2020.

Presentations include Diana Greenwald on James Castle, Raphael Koenig on Yuichiro Ukai, and Jonathan Frederick Walz on Eddie Owens Martin (St. EOM).

Coffee and pastries to start.

This program will include American Sign Language interpretation. Please contact Rachel Rosen at education@folkartmuseum.org if you need this accommodation.


American Folk Art Museum
(212) 265-1040, ext. 381


Audience (by age)
Adults (Ages 18 and up)
Program Image Caption
James Castle (1899, Garden Valley, ID–1977, Boise, ID) Untitled (double-sided) n.d. Soot and red ink on thin cardboard 5 1/8 x 12 1/2 in. Collection of Audrey B. Heckler. Courtesy of the American Folk Art Museum.
Program Image Description
A charcoal drawing on worn paper with torn edges depicting a fenced-in rural farmhouse surrounded by trees. The only color is red text stamped in the center that spells "Hugh's" indicating that the artist reused a piece of stamped paper to draw on.


American Folk Art Museum
2 Lincoln Square
New York, NY 10023 United States
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