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Saturday, November 8, 2003

Symposium I: "The Berkeley School of Painting"

Barbara Rogers with Sonya Rapoport

October 25, 2003 Presentation and discussion of "The Berkeley School, 1939-1950" featuring alumni artists Pat Adams, Nancy Genn, Bob Beetem, Sonya Rapoport, Fred Martin, Barbara Rogers.

The day closed with a reception in Worth Ryder opening a show of works on paper from the BAM of alumni of this era.

Bob Beetem talks with Gardiner McCauley and Jim Melchert at the reception in Worth Ryder Gallery

Pat Adams and Merle Ross

Materials from this Symposium are available here: click on the links to download a PDF of these lectures.

Introduction: "The Bauhaus Was Not Our House" by Gardiner McCauley
Lecture #1 by Sonya Rapaport
Lecture #2 by Pat Adams
"Hans Hofmann, Berkeley, and New York"   by Karl Kasten BA '38, MA 39, - Professor Emeritus