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Princeton Prof Will Give Dove Lecture

GENEVA -- The First Annual Arthur Dove Memorial Lecture will be presented on Saturday Ajpril 27th at the Gearan Center for the Performing Arts on the Hobart and William Smith Colleges campus.

The lecture -- "Arthur Dove's Music Pictures or How To Make A Painting of Sound" -- will be delivered by Rachael DeLue of Princeton University. DeLue is a member of the board of the group working to create a living memorial to Arthur Dove, a now-famed American painter who did much of his groundbreaking work in the Dove Block building at the corner of Castle and Exchange streets in Geneva.

The lecture will begin at 4 p.m. on the 27th in the First Screening Rjoom of the Gearan Center, which is located just south of the corner of Pulteney and Hamilton streets. A wine and cheese reception will follow the lecture. The event is free and open to the public.

The Dove Group intends to hold an annual lecture examinging Dove's work. The group hopes to open a Community Gallery in Dove's honor on the first floor of the Dove building, which is currently undergoing renovations.

More information on the lecture is available from Kathryn Vaughn of the Dove Group at kathrynvaughn65@gmail.com. CLICK HERE for the group's website.

 

 

 

 

 

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