Three Centuries of American Prints from the National Gallery of Art

When: 05.10.2016 - 08.01.2017
Where:  Veletržní palác, Dukelských hrdinů 47, Praha 7
Admission: 

Basic 150 CZK, Reduced 80 CZK, Family 300 CZK


Jasper Johns, Flags I, 1973, screenprint, National Gallery of Art, Washington, R

The 140 prints on display represent graphic art production from the colonial and the Revolution periods to iconic works of the 20th century. The exhibition introduces works by artists such as John Simon, James McNeill Whistler, Fanny Palmer, Mary Cassatt, Winslow Homer, George Bellows, Roy Lichtenstein, Andy Warhol, or Jackson Pollock.

The exhibition comes to the Trade Fair Palace in Prague from the National Gallery of Art in Washington where its curators, Amy Johnston and Judith Brodie, have been working on the exhibition’s preparation. The catalogue contains a comprehensive study by Professor Michael Lewis from Williams College and thirteen texts by curators, academics, historians, art historians and American-culture experts.

Conception: Amy Johnston, Judith Brodie (National Gallery of Art)
Curator: Alena Volrábová
Trade Fair Palace, 1st floor

U.S. Embassy Prague provides auspices for the exhibition Three Centuries of American Prints from the National Gallery of Art, Washington.

Autoři: Amy Johnston, Judith Brodie (National Gallery of Art)