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Daniel Belasco: Becoming Al Held: Abstract Expressionist Paintings from Paris and New York

The Evening Lecture Series is free and open to the public. With inquiries, please contact Kara Carmack at kcarmack@nyss.org.

Al Held Untitled, 1952-53 Oil on canvas 18 1/4 x 24 1/4 in. © Al Held Foundation / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Daniel Belasco is an art historian and Executive Director of the Al Held Foundation. He previously served as curator at the Dorsky Museum at SUNY New Paltz and The Jewish Museum, organizing monographic exhibitions of Bradley Walker Tomlin, Grace Hartigan, Mary Reid Kelley, and Dick Polich/Tallix Art Foundry, among other survey shows and projects.

This lecture coincides with the upcoming two-venue exhibition of Al Held’s paintings from the 1950s, to be presented at Nathalie Karg Gallery from May 2 to June 15, 2018, and Cheim & Read from May 17 to July 6, 2018.

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