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Cape Ann & Beyond: Lecture by Judith Curtis

Saturday, April 1

2:00 p.m.

Exhibition Related Programs, Lectures, Readings, Films

Charles Movalli, "Heading for Port" c 2016 36 x 36 acrylic

Author and art historian, Judith Curtis gives an illustrated lecture on one of the North Shore's most distinguished landscape and marine painters, the late Charles Movalli. This talk will touch on Movalli's philosophy and technique as it pertains to works in the special exhibition, Charles Movalli: Cape Ann & Beyond, on view through May 21, 2017.

$10 CAM members / $15 nonmembers (includes Museum admission). Space is limited; reservations required. For more information email Register online at Eventbrite or call (978) 283-0455 x10 during business hours.

Judith Curtis is a freelance writer specializing in art-related themes and is curator of the Rockport Art Association and Museum’s permanent collection. She lives on Cape Ann and is a regular contributor to the American Art Review. She has also written several books including Anthony Thieme, The Life and Art of Paul Strisik, N.A., W. Lester Stevens, N.A., (1888-1969), Harry A. Vincent and His Contemporaries, Rocky Neck Art Colony (1850—1950) and A. T. Hibbard, American Master.

Image: Charles Movalli, Heading for Port, c. 2016, 36 x 36, collection of Dale Movalli.

Exhibition support generously provided by Judi Rotenberg and Edward Zuker and
Mr. & Mrs. Robert A. & Lucienne M. Bosselman


Charles Movalli: Cape Ann & Beyond exhibition catalog is available for purchase in the Museum shop and online. The catalog features 57 color reproductions of Charles Movalli’s paintings and essays by Judith Curtis (“Charles Movalli: Cape Ann & Beyond”) and Charles Movalli (“In Praise of Painterly Painters”).

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