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CONFERENCE: Illustration Across Media: Nineteenth Century to Now

The Society of Fellows at the Rockwell Center for American Visual Studies announces a seminal conference:

LOCATION: Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri,

DATE: March 21-23, 2019

CONVENED BY: The Rockwell Center for American Visual Studies at the Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge, Massachusetts, and the D. B. Dowd Modern Graphic History Library at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.

By |September 10th, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

Remembering Joyce K. Schiller

Photo of Joyce K. Schiller, inaugural curator of the Rockwell Center for American Visual Studies, Norman Rockwell Museum. Norman Rockwell Museum is sad to learn and report of the passing of Joyce. K.

By |January 5th, 2016|Categories: News|0 Comments

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The countdown begins! Take a pause from holiday preparations to enjoy inspiration in holiday exhibitions, and a talk about Drawing as Human Practice with Rockwell Center for American Visual Studies Senior Fellow D.B. Dowd on Saturday night, starting at 5 p.m. A reception and book signing will follow.

Left: Gennady Spirin, "Away to the window I flew like a flash, tore open the shutters and threw up the sash.," 2006. "The Night Before Christmas" by Clement Clarke Moore, [Tarrytown, NY; Marshall Cavendish Corporation, 2006, 11.] Lithograph. Collection of the artist. ©2006 Gennady Spirin. All rights reserved.

Right: D.B. Dowd, "Cassiopeia Does the Twist (detail)," observation of night sky south of Moab, Utah, August 10-11, 2008. Colored pencil drawing overpainted in gouache. From "Stick Figures: Drawing as a Human Practice" by D.B. Dowd. All rights reserved.

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Looking for the perfect gift for a family? Check out the Iconic Illustrators Trail Family Pass. Explore The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, The Amazing World of Dr Seuss Museum and Norman Rockwell Museum. ...

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Saturday, December 15 at 5:00 join author, illustrator, and theorist D.B. Dowd for a look into the practice of drawing. Dowd’s recent book, Stick Figures: Drawing as a Human Practice, is published by Spartan Holiday Books and the Rockwell Center for American Visual Studies. A reception and booksigning will follow.
Free for Museum members, or included with Museum admission. Free for children 18 and under. Program only, $10.

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Norman Rockwell Museum is Open 7 days a week year-round

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open daily: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
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Rockwell’s Studio open May through October.

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Weekdays: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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Holiday Closings:

The Museum is Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day





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