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Gallery Talk Schedule for Conversation Pieces

Sunday, July 13
1:00–2:00 p.m.

Conversation Pieces: Richard Diebenkorn, Untitled (1987)
Rachael Blackburn Cozad, director and CEO

Above: Richard Diebenkorn, Untitled, 1987, from Ocean Park;
acrylic, gouache, crayon on paper, 38 in. x 23 in.; Gift of Ann and Robert L. Freedman in honor of Crosby Kemper's 80th Birthday

Sunday, July 20
1:00–2:00 p.m.

Conversation Pieces: Larry Rivers, Dancer in an Abstract Field: Merce Spreading II (1988)
Susan Rieger, artistic director, 940 Dance Company

Sunday, July 27
1:00–2:00 p.m.

Conversation Pieces: Anne Siemes, Durdor (1998)
Beth Harris, curator of education

Sunday, August 3
1:00–2:00 p.m.

Conversation Pieces: Frank Stella, Cetology (C29, IX) (1990)
Tom Phillips, Kemper Museum docent

Above: Frank Stella, Cetology (C29, IX), 1990; mixed media on aluminum and magnesium, 60 in. x 82 in. x 32 in.; Bebe and Crosby Kemper Collection, Gift of the Enid and Crosby Kemper Foundation, 1995.72

Sunday, August 10
1:00–2:00 p.m.

Conversation Pieces: James Brinsfield, Transit (1993)
James Brinsfield

Sunday, August 17
1:00–2:00 p.m.

Conversation Pieces: Nathan Oliveira, Wings V (1989)
Jennifer Lapka Pfeifer

Sunday, August 24
1:00–2:00 p.m.

Conversation Pieces: Jane Freilicher, Red Ground (1989)
Dawn Taylor, development officer

Above: Jane Freilicher, Red Ground, 1989; oil on canvas, 70 in. x 76 in.; Bebe and Crosby Kemper Collection, Gift of the William T. Kemper Charitable Trust, UMB Bank, n.a., Trustee, 1995.33

Sunday, August 31
1:00–2:00 p.m.

Conversation Pieces: Ed Blackburn, Cain and Abel (1988)
Craig Prentiss, associate professor of religious studies, Rockhurst University

Sunday, September 7
1:00–2:00 p.m.

Conversation Pieces: Larry Mantello, Strips Seize (1995)
Robert J. Bingaman, associate registrar

Sunday, September 14
1:00–2:00 p.m.

Conversation Pieces: Paul Pletka, Las Muertas (1980)
Jason Myers, preparator

Sunday, September 21
1:00–2:00 p.m.

Conversation Pieces: Philip Pearlstein, Two Models on Kilim Rug with Mirror (1983)
Margaret Keough, marketing and communications manager

Above: Philip Pearlstein, Two Models on Kilim Rug with Mirror, 1983; acrylic on canvas, 90 in. x 72 in.; Gift of the Enid and Crosby Kemper Foundation