PARTNERS IN ART Creative Colleagues’ Romance and Rivalry
Over the course of her long museum career and
university teaching, art educator SUSAN ROSOFF
has developed clear, informative lectures that illuminate
the ideas and techniques behind the art of the 20th century.
February’s lecture delves into the lives and careers of
intriguing artist couples. In March, the nature of creative
partnerships is examined and explored.
February 5: Partners of the Heart
While artists speak the same language and understand what
it takes to be creative, tensions can develop as one partner’s
success overshadows the other.
What was it like for Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, Alfred
Stieglitz and Georgia O’Keeffe, Willem and Elaine de Kooning,
Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner?