Rockwell Center Lecture
Illustrating his Times: The Newspaper Career of John Sloan
With Heather Campbell Coyle, Ph.D.
Friday, September 15
Join Rockwell Center for American Visual Studies Fellow Heather Campbell Coyle, Ph.D. for a look inside Ashcan School artist John Sloan’s extensive career as an illustrator for The Philadelphia Press and other periodicals like Collier’s Weekly, Good Housekeeping, Harper’s Weekly, and The Saturday Evening Post. Dr. Campbell is Chief Curator at The Delaware Art Museum, where her research is focused on three overlapping areas: American painting and illustration (1875-1945), the history of photography, and the intersection of humor and art. Free for Museum members, or included with Museum admission.