#ArtsBizInc: Janet Abramowicz in Conversation with Emily Braun at CIMA

#ArtsBizInc: Janet Abramowicz in Conversation with Emily Braun at CIMA

Enjoy a conversation on Italian artist Giorgio Morandi at CIMA

The Center for Italian Modern Art (CIMA) is one of seven participating organizations in NYFA’s Arts Business Incubator (ABI) program. CIMA is a nonprofit organization established to advance public understanding of and promote scholarly research on modern and contemporary Italian art internationally. 

Artist Janet Abramowicz, author of Giorgio Morandi: The Art of Silence (Yale UP, 2005), studied under Giorgio Morandi at the Accademia di Belle Arti in Bologna and subsequently became his teaching assistant. She will discuss her recollections of the artist and thoughts on the work at CIMA with Emily Braun, Distinguished Professor of Art History at Hunter College and The Graduate Center, CUNY.

Date: Saturday, November 7, 2015, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Location: Center for Italian Modern Art, 421 Broome Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10013
Cost: $15; CIMA members and students free
Registration: click here

In its third season CIMA’s annual exhibition is dedicated to Giorgio Morandi (1890-1964), one of the best known Italian artists of the 20th century.The exhibition focuses on the artist’s rarely seen works from the 1930s—the decade when Morandi reached full artistic maturity and developed his distinctive pictorial language.

CIMA is part of NYFA’s Arts Business Incubator (ABI) Program, which will see the inaugural cohort of seven participating businesses undergo rigorous training in the essentials of starting and running an arts-based enterprise. Find out more about the businesses and ABI program byclicking here.  

You can follow ABI Program’s activities on social media by using the hashtag #ArtsBizInc.

Image credit: Janet Abramowicz at the Harvard-Radcliffe Print Workshop, where she was director. Photo by Olive Pierce.

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